By Rose Marton-Vitale
Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) on Monday said a key gasoline-producing fluid catalytic cracking unit at its oil refinery in Port Arthur, Texas, has been operating at slightly reduced rates since Friday night, when its blowers tripped off-line.
The event was reported to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on Friday.
Company spokesman Bill Day didn't comment on when operations would return to normal.
Separately, Mr. Day said a filing to the TCEQ regarding a small leak in an LPG line at its Corpus Christi, Texas, refinery also had no material impact on production.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
June 11, 2012 10:33 ET (14:33 GMT)
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