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Blaze hits Marathon Texas City refinery storage tank. A fire broke out on Thursday afternoon on a storage tank pump at Marathon Petroleum Corp’s 451,000 barrel per day Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas, which was owned by BP Plc. Bruce Clawson, Texas City emergency management coordinator, confirmed there was a blaze and storage […]

Blaze hits Marathon Texas City refinery storage tank

Amuay refinery blast: at the  refinery (in the Venezuela’s largest) spread to a third storage tank as firefighters try to contain flames burning since an Aug. 25 gas explosion killed at least 48 people. Gasoline prices rallied in New York. Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez said two of the fires at tanks holding naphtha […]

Amuay refinery blast: 48 killed