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    Charles Randall

    North American Planned, Unplanned Refinery Shutdowns (Table)
    2008-06-20 07:35 (New York)

    By Robert Tuttle
        June 20, 2008 (Bloomberg) — Following is a table of scheduled and unplanned
    refinery shutdowns, maintenance, new plants and capacity expansions in North
    America. The list only includes work that could be confirmed.
    To search for refinery outages, enter {REFO <GO>}.
        Shutdown Type: P: Planned, U: Unplanned, N: Non-maintenance

    Refinery                                     Refinery                          
    Owner                  Shutdown              Capacity                          
    Location                 Type    Period        b/d     Notes                   

    New Information:

    Delek LaGloria             N     Jun 18, 08    58,000  CDU, alkylation shut by 
    US Holdings Inc              to                  power failure. Units    
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 19, 08            restarted.              

    Delek LaGloria             N     Jun 10, 08    58,000  Power failure shuts     
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  unspecified units.      
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 11, 08            Operations restarted.   
                                                          Production loss not     

    Current Outages:

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Jun 13, 08   155,000  Sulfur recovery unit    
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  shuts for maintenance.  
    California, U.S.                 Jun, 08                                       

    Motiva Norco               P     May 30, 08   220,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co,              to                  mainteance late May for a
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC            Jun 30, 08            month.                  
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Alon Big Spring            N     Feb 18, 08    70,000  Full shutdown by an     
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  explosion in the        
    Ltd                              Jul 15, 08            propylene unit. Fires   
    Texas, U.S.                                            erupted in asphalt and  
                                                          slop oil tanks. The     
                                                          refinery processing     
                                                          35,000 bbl/day as of    
                                                          April 7. FCCU expected to
                                                          resume service by the end
                                                          of July.                

    Husky Lima                 P     Jan, 08      160,000  No major outage planned 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  for 2008.               
    Ohio, U.S.                       Dec 31, 08                                    

    Southland Lumberton        N     Dec 01, 06     5,800  confirmed with EIA that 
    Southland Oil Co                   to                  the refinery is out of  
    Mississippi, U.S.                N/A                   service since Dec 01 2006

    Parkland Bowden            N     Jan 01, 01     6,500  Parkland owns a refinery
    Parkland Income Fund               to                  at Bowden, Alberta which
    Alberta, Canada                  N/A                   suspended production in 
                                                          2001. Parkland has been providing processing    
                                                          services to a local petrochemical plant to  
                                                          produce fluids used in the oilfield on a       
                                                          customer fee basis. These services offset some of 
                                                          the ongoing costs of maintaining the site. We
                                                          have been able to take advantage of the tanks at
                                                          the refinery for interim fuel storage to help    
                                                          balance our supply contract volumes and have
                                                          refurbished the tanks and system to ensure this is
                                                          a viable revenue producer longer term.

    Future Outages:

    Petro-Canada Edmonton      P     Qtr 3, 08    135,000  Full shutdown of 135,000
    Petro-Canada                       to                  bbl/day refinery during 
    Alberta, Canada                  Qtr 4, 08             the second half 2008 to 
                                                          allow new units to be   
                                                          added to the plant as   
                                                          part of an upgrade.     

    Conoco Wood River          P     Qtr 3, 08    306,000  Catalytic cracker       
    EnCana Corp,                       to                  maintenance to install  
    ConocoPhillips                   Qtr 4, 08             wet-gas scrubbers to    
    Illinois, U.S.                                         reduce emissions.       

    Frontier El Dorado         P     Aug, 08      112,000  New coker to start      
    Frontier Oil Corp                          to                  operations in August,   
    Kansas, U.S.                              Aug, 08          capacity 3,000 barrels a day.                    

    Holly Woods Cross          P     Aug, 08       26,000  Turnaround planned.     
    Holly Corp                         to                                          
    Utah, U.S.                       Sep, 08                                       

    Sunoco Toledo              P     Qtr 3, 08    150,000  CDU, FCC units to shut in
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  third quarter           
    Ohio, U.S.                       Qtr 3, 08             maintenance.            

    Holly Woods Cross          P     Qtr 4, 08     26,000  Hydrocracker, capacity  
    Holly Corp                         to                  15,000 barrels a day,   
    Utah, U.S.                       Qtr 4, 08             planned to start production. Crude       
                                                          refining capacity to rise to 31,000 barrels a day.

    Navajo Artesia             P     Jan, 09       75,000  New hydrocracker,       
    Holly Corp                         to                capacity 15,000 barrels a
    New Mexico, U.S.                 Jan, 09       day, expected to start production. Turnaround   

    Valero Krotz Springs       P     Qtr 1, 09     83,000  Full turnaround planned 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  for 2009.               
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Qtr 4, 09                                     

    Giant Yorktown             P     Qtr 3, 09     61,900  Turnaround scheduled for
    Giant Industries Inc               to                  late 2009, no more      
    Virginia, U.S.                   Qtr 4, 09             specific details available.              

    Marathon Garyville         P     Qtr 4, 09    275,000  New CDU, VDU,           
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to              hydrocracker (capacity  
    Ashland Inc                      Qtr 4, 09         70,000 b/d), delayed    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                     coker (44,000 b/d), 
    reformer (65,000 b/d),  
                                                          kerosene hydrotreater (47,000) planned to come
                                                          on line, raising refinery throughput to 425,000   
                                                          barrels a day.          

    Motiva Port Arthur         P     Qtr 1, 10    285,000  New units to add 325,000
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  b/d crude capacity, to  
    LLC                              Qtr 4, 10             start in 2010.          
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Qtr 4, 10    325,000  New Hydrocracker        
    Valero Energy Corp                 to              construction to be      
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 4, 10         completed, capacity 50,000 barrels a day, to
                                                            start in 4Q 2010.       

    Sinclair Tulsa             P     Qtr 4, 10     60,000  New CDU, hydrocracker,  
    Sinclair Oil Corp                  to                  coker units planned to  
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Qtr 4, 10        start operations.Capacity to increase to 
                                                                             115,000 barrels a day. 

    Total Port Arthur          P     Qtr 1, 11    240,000  New Coker (50,000 b/d), 
    Total SA                           to                  desulfurization and     
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 4, 11        vacuum distillation unit.The $2.2 billion project
                                                          is scheduled to be completed in 2011

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Qtr 2, 11    325,000  New Coker construction to
    Valero Energy Corp                 to               be completed, capacity  
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 2, 11         45,000 barrels a day, during 2Q of 2011.      
                                                                            Refinery throughput to  rise to 415,000 b/d
                                                             conjunction with related investments.            

    Consumers’ Co-op           P     Jan, 12       50,000  New CDU expansion to add
    Regina                             to                  30,000 b/d capacity, also
    Federated                        Dec, 12           add FCC complex, planned
    Co-operative Ltd                                    to start operations in 2012.
    Saskatchewan, Canada                                                    

    Historical Outages:

    Shell Deer Park            U     Jun 18, 08   340,000  FCC wet gas compressor  
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  trips.                  
    PLC, Petroleos                   Jun 19, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Delek LaGloria             N     Jun 18, 08    58,000  CDU, alkylation shut by 
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  power failure. Units    
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 19, 08            restarted.              

    Pasadena                   P     Jun 11, 08   106,500  FCC unit upset. No      
    Nationale A                        to                  additional details      
    Portefeuille                     Jun, 08               available.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Shell Deer Park            N     Jun 10, 08   340,000  FCC shuts in brief outage
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  after compressor fails
    PLC, Petroleos                   Jun 11, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    LyondellBasell             N     Jun 10, 08   287,000  CDU shut during storm.  
    Houston                            to                  Restart confirmed.      
    Lyondell Chemical Co             Jun 11, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Delek LaGloria             N     Jun 10, 08    58,000  Power failure shuts     
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  unspecified units.      
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 11, 08            Operations restarted.   
                                                          Production loss not     

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Jun 08, 08   325,000  distillate hydrotreater 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  shuts for maintenance.  
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 12, 08                                    

    Valero Wilmington          U     Jun 06, 08   135,000  FCC, alkylation shut by 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  leak. Restart confirmed.
    California, U.S.                 Jun 09, 08                                    

    Conoco Borger              P     Jun 06, 08   146,000  FCC shut for repairs.   
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                                          
    EnCana Corp                      Jun 09, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    ConocoPhillips             U     Jun 03, 08   247,000  FCC shuts for repairs.  
    Alliance                           to                  Restart confirmed.      
    ConocoPhillips                   Jun 18, 08                                    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Valero Delaware City       U     Jun 03, 08   190,200  Coker rates cut because 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  of boiler fault. Restart
    Delaware, U.S.                   Jun 06, 08            confirmed.              

    Motiva Port Arthur         N     Jun 02, 08   285,000  Full shutdown after power
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  cut. Restart began June 
    LLC                              Jun 05, 08            5.                      
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    BP Texas City              P     May 31, 08   470,000  Hydrocracker            
    BP PLC                             to                  (ultracracker) shuts.   
    Texas, U.S.                      Jun 05, 08            Additional details not  

    Big West Oil               U     May 30, 08    68,000  Sulfur recovery unit    
    Bakersfield                        to                  shuts.                  
    Flying J Oil & Gas               May 30, 08                                    
    California, U.S.                                                               

    BP Carson                  P     May 29, 08   265,500  Coker shuts for         
    BP PLC                             to                  maintenance.            
    California, U.S.                 Jun, 08                                       

    Flint Hills Corpus         N     May 27, 08   300,000  FCC, sulfur recovery    
    Christi                            to                  units shut after loss of
    Koch Industries Inc              Jun, 08               steam.                  
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Paulsboro           U     May 26, 08   195,000  FCC shuts because of a  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  leak. Restart confirmed.
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Jun 01, 08                                    

    Conoco Sweeny              P     May 19, 08   216,000  Hydrotreater for        
    Petroleos de                       to                  distillates shuts for   
    Venezuela SA,                    May 31, 08            catalyst change.        
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Chevron El Segundo         P     May 16, 08   260,000  CDU, 70,000 b/d capacity
    Chevron Corp                       to                  shuts for `several weeks’
    California, U.S.                 Jun, 08               of maintenance.         

    Sunoco Philadelphia        U     May 16, 08   330,000  CDU, gulfiner units shut.
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  Restarts confirmed June 
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Jun 04, 08            4.                      

    Valero Three Rivers        P     May 16, 08    95,000  FCC shuts for 10 days of
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  maintenance.            
    Texas, U.S.                      May 26, 08                                    

    Countrymark Mount          P     May, 08       23,500  Vacuum tower starts     
    Vernon                             to                  production mid-May,     
    Countrymark                      May, 08               raising capacity by 3,000
    Cooperative Inc                                        b/d. Fuel output to rise
    Indiana, U.S.                                          by 45 million gallons a 
                                                          year, mostly diesel.    

    Valero Wilmington          P     May 11, 08   135,000  Partial shutdown after  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  power failure.          
    California, U.S.                 May 18, 08                                    

    Delek LaGloria             U     May 11, 08    58,000  FCC rates cut by boiler 
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  failure. Restart        
    Texas, U.S.                      May 16, 08            confirmed.              

    Shell Martinez             U     May 09, 08   165,000  Hydrocracker shuts for a
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  week.                   
    California, U.S.                 May 16, 08                                    

    Shell Canada Sarnia        U     May 08, 08    71,820  Runs cut as unit outage 
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  curbed gasoline         
    Ontario, Canada                  May 17, 08            production. More specific
                                                          details not available.  

    Hovensa St. Croix          N     May 08, 08   495,000  CDU shut for unscheduled
    Petroleos de                       to                  repairs.                
    Venezuela SA, Hess               May 16, 08                                    
    US Virgin Islands,                                                             

    Navajo Artesia             U     May 07, 08    75,000  FCC shut after          
    Holly Corp                         to                  malfunction. Restart    
    New Mexico, U.S.                 May 24, 08            confirmed.              

    Flint Hills Corpus         P     May 05, 08   300,000  Sulfur recovery unit No.
    Christi                            to                  2 shuts for maintenance.
    Koch Industries Inc              May 15, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Corpus Christi      P     May 02, 08    38,000  CDU, Vaccum units shut  
    West                               to                  for two weeks as of May 
    Valero Energy Corp               May 16, 08            2. Restart confirmed.   
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Holly Woods Cross          N     May 01, 08    26,000  Alkylation unit shut    
    Holly Corp                         to                  after fire. Restart     
    Utah, U.S.                       May 08, 08            confirmed.              

    Total Port Arthur          P     Apr 30, 08   240,000  Sulfur recovery unit and
    Total SA                           to                  units 804, 823, 824 and 
    Texas, U.S.                      May, 08               825 shut.               

    BP Carson                  U     Apr 28, 08   265,500  Hydrodesulfurization unit
    BP PLC                             to                  breakdown. Restart      
    California, U.S.                 May 01, 08            confirmed.              

    BP Texas City              P     Apr 25, 08   470,000  FCC No. 1, alkylation,  
    BP PLC                             to                  coker units shut.       
    Texas, U.S.                      May 28, 08                                    

    Imperial Oil Sarnia        U     Apr 25, 08   121,000  Runs cut by boiler      
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  failure and repair.     
    Ontario, Canada                  May, 08                                       

    Murphy Superior            P     Apr 23, 08    35,000  Full shutdown to last   
    Murphy Oil Corp                    to                  about a month.          
    Wisconsin, U.S.                  May 25, 08                                    

    Total Port Arthur          U     Apr 21, 08   240,000  Hydrotreater rates cut  
    Total SA                           to                  because of malfunction
    Texas, U.S.                      Apr, 08                                       

    Alon Big Spring            N     Apr 19, 08    70,000  Sulfur recovery unit No.
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  2 shut down.            
    Ltd                              Apr, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Flint Hills Corpus         U     Apr 18, 08   300,000  Sulfur recovery unit shut
    Christi                            to                  for unplanned           
    Koch Industries Inc              Apr, 08               maintenance.            
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Norco St            N     Apr, 08      190,000  FCC runs cut amid       
    Charles                            to                  slumping margins.       
    Valero Energy Corp               May, 08                                       
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    BP Cherry Point            P     Apr 15, 08   232,000  Cokers, reformers shut  
    BP PLC                             to                  mid-April to mid-May in 
    Washington, U.S.                 May 19, 08   planned maintenance. Two
                                                                           cokers and two reformers
    Only one unit will be down at a time. 
                                                            Reformer restart confirmed.              

    Wynnewood OK               P     Apr, 08       70,000  Shutdown to expand      
    Gary-Williams Energy               to                  capacity to 70,000      
    Co                               May 15, 08            barrels a day. Restart  
    Oklahoma, U.S.                                         confirmed May 13.       

    Shell Deer Park            U     Apr 14, 08   340,000  Coker, sulfur recovery  
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  unit faults reduce      
    PLC, Petroleos                   May 07, 08        refinery runs. Normal operations  
    Mexicanos                                              estimated for May 5.
    Texas, U.S.                                                              

    Conoco Rodeo               N     Apr 14, 08    76,000  Partial shutdown after  
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  unspecified malfunction.
    California, U.S.                 Apr, 08               Conoco said production not affected.           

    Cenex Laurel               P     Apr 14, 08    55,000  Coker unit enters into  
    CHS Inc                            to                  production.             
    Montana, U.S.                    Apr 15, 08                                    

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Apr 12, 08   155,000  Alkylation unit shut for
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  planned maintenance.    
    California, U.S.                 Apr 30, 08                                    

    Marathon Catlettsburg      N     Apr 11, 08   239,000  FCC shut after fire in  
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  electrical substation.  
    Ashland Inc                      Apr 21, 08            Restart confirmed.      
    Kentucky, U.S.                                                                 

    BP Carson                  N     Apr 11, 08   265,500  Hydrocracker shut after 
    BP PLC                             to                  flash fire. Restart     
    California, U.S.                 Apr 14, 08            confirmed.              

    Total Port Arthur          P     Apr 10, 08   240,000  Catalyst change to      
    Total SA                           to                  unspecified unit. Partial
    Texas, U.S.                      Apr, 08               shutdown.               

    ConocoPhillips Los         P     Apr 09, 08   147,000  CDU, hydrocracker, coker
    Angeles                            to                  maintenance. Work to be 
    ConocoPhillips                   May 23, 08        completed in May, ConocoPhillips said.      
    California, U.S.                                      

    Sunoco Marcus Hook         N     Apr 08, 08   175,000  Full shutdown after power
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  failure. Resart sequence
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Apr 10, 08            confirmed.              

    Alon Big Spring            N     Apr 07, 08    70,000  CDU shut after fire in  
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  tank farm. Restart      
    Ltd                              Apr 08, 08            confirmed.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       N     Apr 04, 08   155,000  Hydrotreater fire shuts 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  units. Unit restarted   
    California, U.S.                 Apr 06, 08            April 6.                

    Valero Benicia             U     Apr 03, 08   153,000  Hydrocracker shut because
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  of leak. Restart        
    California, U.S.                 Apr 14, 08            confirmed.              

    Valero Houston             N     Apr 01, 08    90,000  Alkylation unit shut    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  after substation fire.  
    Texas, U.S.                      Apr 02, 08                                    

    Valero Delaware City       P     Mar 29, 08   190,200  Coker shut for 37 days  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  from late March to May  
    Delaware, U.S.                   May 27, 08            27. Restart confirmed.  

    Valero Wilmington          N     Mar 28, 08   135,000  FCC, alkylation shut    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  after leak. Unit restart
    California, U.S.                 Apr 06, 08            confirmed.              

    Valero Port Arthur         N     Mar 27, 08   325,000  Coker, hydrocracker shut
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  after power failure.    
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 31, 08            Units restarted March 31.

    Conoco Santa Maria         P     Mar 26, 08    44,000  Full shutdown because of
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  power failure. Conoco   
    California, U.S.                 Mar 28, 08            says refinery restarts 3/28.                   

    PEMEX Cardenas             P     Mar 24, 08   190,000  HDD-NPI gasoline unit   
    Minatitlan                         to                  shut for upgrade. Restart
    Petroleos Mexicanos              Apr 07, 08            scheduled for first week
    Mexico                                                 of April.               

    Paramount                  P     Mar 24, 08    55,000  CDUs shut for 24-hours  
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  planned maintenance to  
    California, U.S.                 Mar 25, 08            replace an amine boiler.
                                                          Two units idled         

    LyondellBasell             U     Mar 21, 08   287,000  FCC shut for unplanned  
    Houston                            to                  maintenance. Refinery to
    Lyondell Chemical Co             Apr 29, 08     operate at reduced rates
    Texas, U.S.                                            during repairs. Shutdown
                                                               had been planned to end  
                                                              in mid-April. Restart confirmed.              

    United Warren              N     Mar 20, 08    65,000  Vacuum distillation fire
    United Refining Co                 to                  cuts production. Normal 
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Mar 23, 08            operations confirmed March 23.               

    Valero Corpus Christi      N     Mar 19, 08   110,000  FCC shut week of March 17
    East                               to                  on poor margins, Valero 
    Valero Energy Corp               May 19, 08     said. Restart process   
    Texas, U.S.                                            began mid May.          

    Valero Delaware City       U     Mar 17, 08   190,200  FCC rates reduced to    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  repair boiler.          
    Delaware, U.S.                   Mar 24, 08                                    

    Valero Quebec City         P     Mar, 08      215,000  CDU maintenance to cut  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  output by 50,000 bbl/day
    Quebec, Canada                   May, 08               for about 42 days. Unit 
                                                          restart confirmed.      

    Petro-Canada Montreal      P     Mar 15, 08   105,210  CDU shut for one week   
    Petro-Canada                       to                  starting mid-March, FCC 
    Quebec, Canada                   Apr 30, 08            closed for six weeks.   

    Motiva Convent             P     Mar, 08      235,000  Hydrocracker shutdown.  
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  Restart confirmed.      
    LLC                              Apr 23, 08                                    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Conoco Wood River          P     Mar, 08      306,000  FCC maintenance shutdown.
    EnCana Corp,                       to                                          
    ConocoPhillips                   Apr 09, 08                                    
    Illinois, U.S.                                                                 

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       P     Mar 13, 08   363,100  FCCU maintenance will   
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  cause flaring from March
    Texas, U.S.                      May 15, 08            13 to May 15.           

    Marathon Robinson          P     Mar 11, 08   204,000  Turnaround for planned  
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  maintenance and repairs,
    Ashland Inc                      Apr 30, 08            and the refinery capacity
    Illinois, U.S.                                         is now up to 204,000 bbls a day
                                                          a company pokeswoman said. Restart confirmed.              

    Tesoro Martinez            P     Mar 10, 08   166,000  Delayed coking unit to be
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  installed during late in
    California, U.S.                 Qtr 1, 08             the first quarter 2008. 

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        P     Mar 09, 08   563,000  FCCU 3 C Boiler shut down
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  during planned          
    Texas, U.S.                      Apr 14, 08            maintenance.            

    Shell Canada Scotford      P     Mar 07, 08   100,000  Runs cut because of lack
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  of feedstock. Normal    
    Alberta, Canada                  Mar 17, 08            operations confirmed March 17.               

    Marathon Detroit           P     Mar 05, 08   100,000  Full shutdown for planned
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  maintenance. Completion 
    Ashland Inc                      May, 08               of restart confirmed.   
    Michigan, U.S.                                                                 

    Valero Delaware City       P     Mar, 08      190,200  Coker 50,000 bbl/day shut
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  for 37-days planned     
    Delaware, U.S.                   Apr, 08               maintenance during March/April 2008.       

    Valero Memphis             P     Mar, 08      190,000  FCCU 69,000 bbl/day shut
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  down for 15-days planned
    Tennessee, U.S.                  Mar 20, 08            maintenance. Unit restart
                                                          confirmed March 26.     

    Big West Oil               N     Mar 04, 08    68,000  Coker shut after a power
    Bakersfield                        to                  outage affected “Area  
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Mar, 08               3” About 500 pounds of 
    Inc                                                    sulfur dioxide was      
    California, U.S.                                       released. An unspecified
                                                          unit was partially shut 

    Valero Corpus Christi      P     Mar 04, 08   110,000  Fire shut a diesel      
    East                               to                  hydrogen desulfurization
    Valero Energy Corp               Mar 10, 08            unit in Complex 1 of the
    Texas, U.S.                                            refinery’s west plant.  

    Suncor Commerce City       P     Mar 03, 08    31,000  Planned maintenance cut 
    (VLO)                              to                  total capacity 40       
    Suncor Energy Inc                Mar 21, 08            percent, a Suncor       
    Colorado, U.S.                                         spokesman said.         

    Suncor Commerce City       P     Mar 03, 08    62,000  Planned maintenance cut 
    Suncor Energy Inc                  to                  total output 40 percent,
    Colorado, U.S.                   Mar 21, 08            a Suncor spokesman said.

    Frontier El Dorado         P     Mar 01, 08   112,000  CDU shut for 38 days of 
    Frontier Oil Corp                  to                  maintenance and         
    Kansas, U.S.                     Apr 08, 08            installation of new     
                                                          vacuum tower. Unit      
                                                          restart confirmed.      

    Imperial Oil               U     Mar, 08      184,000  Runs cut after fault in 
    Strathcona                         to                  gasoline unit led to fuel
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Apr 06, 08            shortates in Western    
    Alberta, Canada                                        Canada. Restart of unit 

    Citgo Corpus Christi       P     Mar 01, 08   156,000  Sulfur recovery unit,   
    Petroleos de                       to                  mixed distillate        
    Venezuela SA                     Apr, 08               hydrotreater and coker  
    Texas, U.S.                                            effective March 1, 2008 
                                                          at West Plant. East plant
                                                          CDU shutdown and vacuum 
                                                          maintenance. SRU started
                                                          as of April 1. Coker as 
                                                          of April 8. CDU and VDU 
                                                          restarted as of April 10

    BP Texas City              P     Mar, 08      470,000  Alkylation unit (45,000 
    BP PLC                             to                  b/d) restarts April 14  
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 14, 08            after maintenance. Second
                                                          alkylation unit of 22,000
                                                          then to be taken out of 
                                                          service for repairs.    

    Conoco Ponca City          P     Feb, 08      187,000  FCCU restarted March 15 
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  after weeks of planned  
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Mar 15, 08            maintenance.            

    Valero Benicia             U     Feb, 08      153,000  FCC of 72,000 bbl/day   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  shut for unplanned      
    California, U.S.                 Mar, 08               repairs on Feb. 28, 2008.

    Valero Benicia             U     Feb 28, 08   153,000  FCCU leak forced Valero 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  to shut the unit for    
    California, U.S.                 Mar 01, 08            unplanned repairs.      

    Pasadena                   N     Feb 27, 08   106,500  Full shutdown Feb. 27   
    Nationale A                        to                  after a “complete power
    Portefeuille                     Mar 05, 08            failure. FCCU shut down 
    Texas, U.S.                                            following a power outage.

    Valero Norco St            P     Feb 21, 08   190,000  FCCU unit shut down about
    Charles                            to                  2/21/08, reducing       
    Valero Energy Corp               Mar 12, 08            production by 100,000   
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        bbl/day for 20 days.    

    Pasadena                   U     Feb 21, 08   106,500  FCCU shut down for      
    Nationale A                        to                  specific repairs.       
    Portefeuille                     Feb 22, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       N     Feb 20, 08   363,100  No. 5 Coke drum shut to 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  repair a leak on Feb. 20,
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb 28, 08            2008, and resumed       
                                                          operation on Feb. 28.   

    Conoco Sweeny              P     Feb 19, 08   216,000  Regenerative thermal    
    Petroleos de                       to                  oxidizer (RTO) which    
    Venezuela SA,                    Feb 20, 08            controls vapors from the
    ConocoPhillips                                         Wasterwater Treater unit
    Texas, U.S.                                            shut for maintenance.   

    Citgo Corpus Christi       P     Feb 18, 08   156,000  Unibon unit shut for    
    Petroleos de                       to                  planned maintenance. It’s
    Venezuela SA                     Feb 24, 08            also known as a gasoil  
    Texas, U.S.                                            hydrotreater.           

    Tesoro Kapolei             N     Feb 16, 08    95,000  Full shutdown after fire.
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  Units restarted Feb. 18 
    Hawaii, U.S.                     Feb 18, 08                                    

    Hovensa St. Croix          P     Feb 14, 08   495,000  Planned maintenance. The
    Petroleos de                       to                  two largest crude units 
    Venezuela SA, Hess               Mar, 08               were not shut.          
    US Virgin Islands,                                                             

    Total Port Arthur          P     Feb 13, 08   240,000  Reformer shut for planned
    Total SA                           to                  maintenance; and work   
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb 29, 08            should be finished in a 
                                                          couple weeks.           

    Sunoco Philadelphia        N     Feb 13, 08   330,000  Power cut shut          
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  unspecified units.      
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Feb 13, 08                                    

    Delek LaGloria             N     Feb 12, 08    58,000  Sulfur recovery unit shut
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  down after a mechanical 
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb, 08               upset.                  

    Shell Canada Scotford      N     Feb 12, 08   100,000  Runs cut because of     
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  reduced supplies from oil
    Alberta, Canada                  Feb 20, 08            sand plant.             

    PEMEX Jaime Salina         N     Feb 12, 08   290,000  Earthquake shuts 26     
    Cruz                               to                  processing plants at its
    Petroleos Mexicanos              Feb 14, 08    alina Cruz refinery.   
    Mexico                                                 Pemex restarted operations after finding
                                                          minimal damage.         

    Conoco Borger              P     Feb 11, 08   146,000  FCC repair to           
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  electrostatic           
    EnCana Corp                      Mar 03, 08            precipitators on the Unit
    Texas, U.S.                                            29                      

    Flint Hills Corpus         P     Feb 11, 08   300,000  Planned maintenance     
    Christi                            to                  caused flaring.         
    Koch Industries Inc              Feb 21, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Delaware City       N     Feb 10, 08   190,200  Full shutdown after power
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  cut. Power was restored 
    Delaware, U.S.                   Feb 11, 08            to the crude unit, coker,
                                                          and catalytic cracker,  
                                                          and these units restarted
                                                          on 2/11/08. On 2/25/08, 
                                                          the hydrocracker was the
                                                          last main unit to resume
                                                          operation, Valero said. 

    Lake Charles               N     Feb 10, 08   320,000  Power outage disrupted  
    Petroleos de                       to                  operations.             
    Venezuela SA                     Feb 11, 08                                    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Chevron Richmond           P     Feb 07, 08   257,200  Reformers. Major planned
    Chevron Corp                       to                  maintenance scheduled for
    California, U.S.                 Mar, 08               1st Qtr 2008. Two reformer units replaced  
                                                                  during this period.     

    Paramount                  P     Feb 07, 08    55,000  CDUs (two of four) shut;
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  refinery is undergoing  
    California, U.S.                 Feb, 08               planned maintenance to  
                                                          improve gasoline yields,
                                                          an Alon spokesman said. 

    ConocoPhillips Los         P     Feb 07, 08   147,000  Sulfur recovery units   
    Angeles                            to                  shut down caused flaring.
    ConocoPhillips                   Feb, 08                                       
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Delek LaGloria             N     Feb 07, 08    58,000  Mechanical failure shut a
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  boiler and reduced rates
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb 08, 08            into a fluid catalytic  
                                                          cracking unit           

    Shell Deer Park            N     Feb 05, 08   340,000  Coker (85,000 bbl/day)  
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  unit shut down after the
    PLC, Petroleos                   Mar 05, 08            anti-surge valve opened,
    Mexicanos                                              Shell said.             
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Wilmington          P     Feb 05, 08   135,000  FCCU and alkylation unit
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  shut down for about 10  
    California, U.S.                 Feb 14, 08            days planned maintenance,
                                                          a Valero spokesman said.

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Feb 04, 08   325,000  Coker(105,000 bbl/day)  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  maintenance.            
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb 29, 08                                    

    Valero Norco St            P     Feb, 08      190,000  CDU maintenance to cut  
    Charles                            to                  about 100k bbl/day for 20
    Valero Energy Corp               Feb, 08               days.                   
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Wynnewood OK               N     Feb 01, 08    70,000  Fire caused by a leak in
    Gary-Williams Energy               to                  a depropanizer unit. The
    Co                               Feb 01, 08            fire was extinguished and
    Oklahoma, U.S.                                         refinery rates weren’t  
                                                          reduced, a company      
                                                          spokesman said.         

    Tesoro Anacortes           P     Jan 31, 08   108,000  Planned maintenance     
    Tesoro Corp                        to                                          
    Washington, U.S.                 Feb, 08                                       

    Conoco Wood River          P     Jan 31, 08   306,000  Flare gas recovery      
    EnCana Corp,                       to                  compressor shut for     
    ConocoPhillips                   Jan 31, 08            repairs.This will not   
    Illinois, U.S.                                         affect production.      

    BP Texas City              N     Jan 30, 08   470,000  FCC (120,000 bbl/day)   
    BP PLC                             to                  restarted after a Jan. 30
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 07, 08            electrical fault. Crude 
                                                          unit (250,000 bbl/day   
                                                          pipestill 3B) restarted 
                                                          March 7 after shutting  
                                                          down following Hurricane
                                                          Katrina in 2005.        

    Valero Aruba               N     Jan 25, 08   275,000  Full shutdown after     
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  vacuum tower fire.      
    Aruba                            May 28, 08            Partial operations      
                                                          resumed by Feb. 5. Vacuum
                                                          crude distillation unit 
                                                          restarted May 28.       

    Big West Oil               P     Jan, 08       68,000  Planned maintenance on an
    Bakersfield                        to                  unknown unit is scheduled
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Feb, 08               to last from 7 to 10 days
    Inc                                                    during late Jan. 2008, a
    California, U.S.                                       Flying J manager said.  

    Total Port Arthur          N     Jan 24, 08   240,000  Sulfur recovery unit went
    Total SA                           to                  down causing an emission
    Texas, U.S.                      Jan 24, 08            release. The shell claus
                                                          off-gas treating unit was
                                                          restarted as soon as    
                                                          possible, Total said.   

    LyondellBasell             P     Jan 23, 08   287,000  Aromatics unit shut by  
    Houston                            to                  fire ahead of planned   
    Lyondell Chemical Co             Mar 20, 08            maintenance scheduled to
    Texas, U.S.                                            begin the week of Jan.  
                                                          28, a LyondellBasell    
                                                          Industries spokeswoman said.                   

    Suncor Sarnia              P     Jan 23, 08    80,000  Runs cut 30% because of 
    Suncor Energy Inc                  to                  fault in new diesel     
    Ontario, Canada                  Jan, 08               hydrotreater, lack of   
                                                          hydrogen supply.        

    Valero Corpus Christi      N     Jan 23, 08   110,000  Vapor recovery compressor
    East                               to                  located on the No. 4    
    Valero Energy Corp               Jan 29, 08            crude unit shut at      
    Texas, U.S.                                            Complex 7 on Jan. 23    
                                                          after an electrical short circuit.                

    Total Port Arthur          P     Jan 21, 08   240,000  Refinery planned        
    Total SA                           to                  maintenance             
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 08, 08                                    

    Conoco Borger              P     Jan 21, 08   146,000  Hydrogen desulfurization
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  unit shut down Jan. 21 to
    EnCana Corp                      Jan 26, 08            repair a leak is expected
    Texas, U.S.                                            to return to normal with
                                                          a week. It will have    
                                                          minimal effect on       

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        P     Jan 18, 08   563,000  Delayed Coking unit shut
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  for planned maintenance.
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 14, 08                                    

    Shell Deer Park            P     Jan 17, 08   340,000  FCC, gasoline           
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  hydrotreater, alkylation
    PLC, Petroleos                   Mar 05, 08            facility and three sulfur
    Mexicanos                                              recovery plants shut    
    Texas, U.S.                                            during maintenance.     

    Motiva Port Arthur         U     Jan 14, 08   285,000  Waste-heat boiler       
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  shutdown for about 20   
    LLC                              Feb 03, 08            days to repair a leak. A
    Texas, U.S.                                            scrubber will be        
                                                          bypassed, causing flaring
                                                          through Feb. 3.         

    BP Texas City              N     Jan 14, 08   470,000  Hydrocracker            
    BP PLC                             to                  (ultracracker) explosion
    Texas, U.S.                      Jan, 08               kills one worker.       

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        P     Jan 12, 08   563,000  CDU maintenance Jan. 12 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  to March 31. Coker      
    Texas, U.S.                      Mar 31, 08            restarted March 14. An  
                                                          FCCU also repaired while
                                                          maintenance performed on the coker.              

    BP Carson                  P     Qtr 1, 08    265,500  FCC Upgrade to          
    BP PLC                             to                  electrostatic precipitator.          
    California, U.S.                 Mar 28, 08        Several units to be upgraded in 
                                                          2008 to cut sulfur in gasoline, diesel. Sulfur
                                                          Plant, alkylation repairs also planned.           

    Valero Aruba               N     Jan 08, 08   275,000  Full refinery shutdown  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  after a power disruption
    Aruba                            Jan 15, 08            on Jan. 8.              

    Marathon Garyville         P     Jan, 08      275,000  FCC shut down for planned
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  maintenance sometime    
    Ashland Inc                      Feb, 08               during the week of Jan. 
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        7. Timeline for restart 
                                                          not detailed.           

    Alon Big Spring            P     Jan 07, 08    70,000  Hydrotreater 22,000     
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  bbl/day, Reformer 21,000
    Ltd                              Jan 14, 08            bbl/day, Gasoil         
    Texas, U.S.                                            hydrotreater 6,500      
                                                          bbl/day, jet fuel unit  
                                                          4,500 bbl/day shut for  
                                                          maintenance Jan. 7.     

    Valero Corpus Christi      P     Jan, 08      110,000  CDU maintenance to cut  
    East                               to                  40,000 bbl/day for 14   
    Valero Energy Corp               Jan, 08               days during January at  
    Texas, U.S.                                            its west plant.         

    Exxon Mobil Baton          P     Jan 04, 08   488,600  FCC, alkylation units   
    Rouge                              to                  turnaround planned to   
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Feb, 08               last several weeks and  
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        end around the end of   
                                                          February, ExxonMobil    

    Chalmette LA               P     Jan 04, 08   184,000  FCCU, alkylation unit and
    Petroleos de                       to                  other units will be     
    Venezuela SA, Exxon              Feb 27, 08            undergoing planned      
    Mobil Corp                                             maintenance until the end
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        of February.            

    Sunoco Inc Eagle           P     Qtr 1, 08    150,000  CDU turnaround, brought 
    Point Refinery                     to                  forward from second half
    Sunoco Inc                       Qtr 1, 08             of year.                
    New Jersey, U.S.                                                               

    Sunoco Toledo              P     Qtr 1, 08    150,000  Planned maintenance will
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  reduce production 2.5   
    Ohio, U.S.                       Qtr 1, 08             million barrels during  
                                                          Qtr 1, 08.              

    Sunoco Philadelphia        P     Qtr 1, 08    330,000  CDU, FCC unit maintenance
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  completed.              
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Qtr 1, 08                                     

    BP Whiting                 P     Dec 27, 07   420,000  CDU, 95,000 bbl/day shut
    BP PLC                             to                  for planned maintenance.
    Indiana, U.S.                    Mar 22, 08                                    

    Paramount                  N     Dec 19, 07    55,000  Power outage shut part of
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  the 55,000-barrel-a-day 
    California, U.S.                 Dec 21, 07            section of Alon’s 90,000
                                                          barrel-a-day Paramount, 
                                                          CA refining complex. The
                                                          entire refinery will resume on Dec. 21, a    
                                                          company spokesman said. 

    Conoco Borger              P     Dec 18, 07   146,000  Electrostatic           
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  precipitators,(air      
    EnCana Corp                      Dec 28, 07      filters) on Borger’s FCC unit.           
    Texas, U.S.                                            are scheduled for maintenance       
                                                               from Dec. 18 to Dec. 28, Conoco said.

    Frontier Cheyenne          N     Dec 15, 07    52,000  Coking Unit down        
    Frontier Oil Corp                  to                  10,000bbls/day due to fire.  
    Wyoming, U.S.                    Jan 11, 08       Refinery running at
                                                          25,000bbls/day until    
                                                          12/16/2007, then 42,000bbls until coking 
                                                          unit is fixed. Feed was returned to the coking  
                                                          unit on Jan. 11.        

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       N     Dec 11, 07   363,100  Reformer resumed output 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  after a leak in a       
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 15, 07            hydrogen injection point
                                                          started a fire forcing  
                                                          the plant to reduce     
                                                          operating rates.        

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       U     Dec 11, 07   155,000  Two boilers shut down for
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  unplanned maintenance.  
    California, U.S.                 Dec 11, 07            Other units are         
                                                          operating, per a        
                                                          state-run website. The  
                                                          boillers, which make    
                                                          steam for the refinery, 
                                                          restarted the same day, 
                                                          ExxonMobil said.        

    Syncrude Upgrader          N     Dec 05, 07    84,000  Coker 8-3 unit shut by  
    Canadian Oil Sands                 to                  fire, cuts output       
    Trust, Imperial Oil              Dec 18, 07            75,000-bbl/day. The unit
    Resources, Petro                                       resumed operation on Dec.
    Canada, ConocoPhilips                                  18.                     
    Oil Sands Partnership                                                          
    II, Nexen Oil Sands                                                            
    Partnership, Mocal                                                             
    Energy Ltd, Murphy                                                             
    Oil Co Ltd                                                                     
    Alberta, Canada                                                                

    BP Texas City              N     Dec 04, 07   470,000  Reformer was shutdown   
    BP PLC                             to                  because of a gas        
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec, 07               compressor tripped      
                                                          following a Dec. 2 power

    BP Texas City              N     Dec 04, 07   470,000  A ultracracker          
    BP PLC                             to                  (hydrocracker) was      
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 08, 07            shutdown because of a gas
                                                          compressor tripped      
                                                          following a Dec. 2 power
                                                          outage. The ultracracker
                                                          restart will last from  

    Valero Texas City          N     Dec 02, 07   230,000  FCCU, 85,000-bbl/day,   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  resumed operations Dec  
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 19, 07            11. A crude unit started
                                                          Dec. 19. Operations     
                                                          returned to normal by   
                                                          Jan. 9, 2008, said Bill 
                                                          Day, a company spokesman

    BP Texas City              N     Dec 02, 07   470,000  Gas compressor tripped  
    BP PLC                             to                  following a Dec. 2 power
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 02, 07            outage.                 

    Valero Memphis             U     Nov 21, 07   190,000  FCCU shut for 10 days   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  unplanned repairs       
    Tennessee, U.S.                  Nov 30, 07            resulting in a loss of  
                                                          65,000 bbls/day gasoline
                                                          and 35,000 bbls/day     
                                                          distillate fuel.        

    Shell Canada Scotford      N     Nov 19, 07   100,000  Upgrader’s residue      
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  hydroconversion unit leak
    Alberta, Canada                  Dec 20, 07            caused a fire. The      
                                                          Scotford upgrader resumed
                                                          limited heavy crude     
                                                          production on the       
                                                          atmospheric and vacuum  
                                                          unit on Dec. 20. The    
                                                          upgrader resumed normal 
                                                          operation by Jan 8, 2008
                                                          Shell said.             

    Flint Hills Corpus         P     Nov 18, 07   300,000  Crude unit and distillate
    Christi                            to                  hydrotreater shut for   
    Koch Industries Inc              Nov 25, 07            about seven days planned
    Texas, U.S.                                            maintenance.            

    Conoco Sweeny              U     Nov 15, 07   216,000  Desulfurization unit, or
    Petroleos de                       to                  RTO, regenerative thermal
    Venezuela SA,                    Nov 16, 07            oxidizer shut for repairs
    ConocoPhillips                                         that will result in     
    Texas, U.S.                                            venting about 36 pounds 
                                                          of benzene during a     
                                                          six-hour period ending 2
                                                          p.m. on Nov. 16., per   
                                                          state filing.           

    Alon Big Spring            N     Nov 13, 07    70,000  Crude unit shut down for
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  a few hours following a 
    Ltd                              Nov 14, 07            power outage, the company
    Texas, U.S.                                            said.                   

    Valero Port Arthur         N     Nov 08, 07   325,000  Fire shut down a kerosene
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  hydrotreater Nov. 8, the
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 27, 07            unit restarted by 11/27.
                                                          However, a second       
                                                          distillate hydrotreater 
                                                          remains down. Refinery is
                                                          operating at about 80   
                                                          percent, Valero said.   

    Alon Big Spring            N     Nov 08, 07    70,000  Sulfur recovery unit shut
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  by leak. Repairs are    
    Ltd                              Nov 08, 07            expected to be completed
    Texas, U.S.                                            in 12 hours.            

    Motiva Convent             N     Nov 06, 07   235,000  Crude unit shut by fire,
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  resumed normal operations
    LLC                              Nov 12, 07            Nov. 12, the company    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        said.                   

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Nov 05, 07   155,000  FCCU and alkylation unit
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  resumed normal operations
    California, U.S.                 Dec 31, 07            after three weeks planned
                                                          maintenance, Exxon said.

    Tesoro Kapolei             N     Nov 04, 07    95,000  Full shutdown after a   
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  power failure. A reformer
    Hawaii, U.S.                     Dec, 07               shutdown following this 
                                                          incident returned to    
                                                          service during the week 
                                                          of Dec. 20, Tesoro said.

    Valero Wilmington          N     Nov 02, 07   135,000  Sulfur recovery unit shut
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  briefly following sulfur
    California, U.S.                 Nov 02, 07            dioxide release.        

    Valero Wilmington          P     Nov 01, 07   135,000  FCCU 54,000 bbl/day unit
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  resumed operation, a    
    California, U.S.                 Jan, 08               company spokesman said. 

    Conoco Borger              N     Oct 30, 07   146,000  Coker operating at      
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  reduced rate, while wet 
    EnCana Corp                      Nov 03, 07            gas compressor undergoes
    Texas, U.S.                                            repairs                 

    Delek LaGloria             N     Oct 29, 07    58,000  Sulfur recovery unit shut
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  down after a steam leak 
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 02, 07                                    

    Big West Oil               N     Oct 27, 07    68,000  Hydrocracker shut after 
    Bakersfield                        to                  an Oct. 27 power outage.
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Oct 30, 07            Restarted on Oct. 30    
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Shell Deer Park            N     Oct 27, 07   340,000  Hydrotreater shut after 
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  fire, refinery partially
    PLC, Petroleos                   Oct 30, 07            shut down.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Shell Deer Park            P     Oct 22, 07   340,000  MTBE unit shut to flare 
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  chemicals from 10/22 to 
    PLC, Petroleos                   Jan 19, 08            1/19, per report filed  
    Mexicanos                                              with state regulators.  
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Total Port Arthur          P     Oct 22, 07   240,000  Flare Gas Recovery      
    Total SA                           to                  Compressor (C-401) is   
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 12, 07            undergoing planned      

    Conoco Borger              P     Oct 20, 07   146,000  Partial shutdown of an  
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  FCCU for planned        
    EnCana Corp                      Nov 24, 07            maintenance             
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Sweeny              P     Oct 20, 07   216,000  No. 3 FCCU restarted and
    Petroleos de                       to                  is expected to be fully 
    Venezuela SA,                    Nov 05, 07            operational by the end of
    ConocoPhillips                                         the first week in Nov.  
    Texas, U.S.                                            2007                    

    Exxon Mobil Billings       N     Oct 17, 07    62,200  Hydrocracker shut by    
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  explosion, fire at the  
    Montana, U.S.                    Mar, 08               Lockwood refinery. The  
                                                          hydrocracker went back  
                                                          into service by about   
                                                          Dec. 15, and was up to  
                                                          full pressure by about  
                                                          Jan. 1, 2008, the company

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Oct 13, 07   325,000  Planned Maintenance     
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                                          
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct 28, 07                                    

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       N     Oct 12, 07   363,100  On Oct. 12, FCC 112,000 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  bbl/day unit shut down  
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 18, 07            for unplanned repairs.  
                                                          Confirmed restart on 11/8

    Chevron El Segundo         P     Oct 10, 07   260,000  Planned turnaround      
    Chevron Corp                       to                  maintenance will last two
    California, U.S.                 Dec 10, 07            months.                 

    Shell Canada Montreal      P     Oct 10, 07   130,000  Refinery is returning to
    East                               to                  normal processing rates 
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC            Nov 20, 07            after an extended       
    Quebec, Canada                                         scheduled turnaround.   
                                                          Maximium crude oil      
                                                          processing capacity is  
                                                          130,000 barrels a day.  

    Valero Benicia             P     Oct 09, 07   153,000  Coker                   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                                          
    California, U.S.                 Nov 08, 07                                    

    Valero Paulsboro           P     Oct 09, 07   195,000  Crude                   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                                          
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Nov 07, 07                                    

    Shell Martinez             N     Oct 09, 07   165,000  Shell shut a hydrotreater
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  after an “operational   
    California, U.S.                 Oct 10, 07            upset” on Oct. 9, The   
                                                          unit is back up and     
                                                          resumed normal operations
                                                          on Oct. 10              

    ConocoPhillips Los         N     Oct 08, 07   147,000  Hydrocracker            
    Angeles                            to                                          
    ConocoPhillips                   Oct 18, 07                                    
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Port Reading               N     Oct 08, 07    65,000  Problem in wet gas      
    Hess Corp                          to                  compressor forced Hess to
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Oct 10, 07            shut the refinery on Oct.
                                                          8. The FCCU will start  
                                                          processing fuel by noon 
                                                          on Oct. 10, a Hess      
                                                          spokesman said.         

    BP Carson                  P     Oct 06, 07   265,500  Hydrocracker            
    BP PLC                             to                                          
    California, U.S.                 Nov 02, 07                                    

    Valero Aruba               N     Oct 05, 07   275,000  Power failure on Oct. 5 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  forced the entire       
    Aruba                            Oct 24, 07            refinery to shut down. On
                                                          Oct. 16, some units     
                                                          restarted, and all units
                                                          returned to normal on   
                                                          Oct. 24, Valero said.   

    BP Carson                  P     Oct 04, 07   265,500  Coker and crude unit    
    BP PLC                             to                  undergoing planned      
    California, U.S.                 Oct 31, 07            maintenance             

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       N     Oct 04, 07   155,000  Hydrogen Unit           
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                                          
    California, U.S.                 Oct 04, 07                                    

    ConocoPhillips Los         N     Oct 03, 07   147,000  Refinery                
    Angeles                            to                                          
    ConocoPhillips                   Oct 18, 07                                    
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Suncor Commerce City       P     Oct 02, 07    31,000  Refinery Turnaround Done,
    (VLO)                              to                  Restart Confirmed       
    Suncor Energy Inc                Nov 07, 07                                    
    Colorado, U.S.                                                                 

    North Atlantic N           P     Oct, 07      105,000  Crude unit and vacuum   
    Atlantic                           to                  tower will be started   
    Harvest Energy Trust             Nov, 07               during the beginning of 
    Newfoundland and                                       December, plus or minus a
    Labrador, Canada                                       few days, the company   
                                                          said. Refinery can      
                                                          process up to 115,000   

    Irving Saint John          P     Oct, 07      250,000  Refinery turnaround,    
    Irving Oil Corp                    to                  including maintenance of
    Newfoundland and                 Nov, 07               FCC Unit.               
    Labrador, Canada                                                               

    Valero Texas City          P     Oct 01, 07   230,000  FCCU                    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                                          
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 12, 07                                    

    Frontier El Dorado         P     Oct, 07      112,000  Alkylation              
    Frontier Oil Corp                  to                                          
    Kansas, U.S.                     Oct, 07                                       

    Marathon Catlettsburg      P     Oct, 07      239,000  Restarted units following
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  several weeks planned   
    Ashland Inc                      Oct 31, 07            maintenance             
    Kentucky, U.S.                                                                 


    Charles E. Randall
    Independent Carbon & Coke Consultant
    PO Box 73061
    Houston, TX 77273
    Direct: 281-813-2669
    Mobile: 281-813-2669
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