Torrance Refining operates the Torrance coking refinery, which is located in California, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated coking owned by PBF Energy. The refinery started operations in 1929 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 13.8. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 166
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 102
Coking (mbd): 58
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 90
Hydrocracker (mbd): 25
Reformer (mbd): 20
Hydrotreater (mbd): 155
Alkylation (mbd): 25

The capacity of the Torrance refinery is expected to remain the same as 166mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Torrance coking refinery

The Torrance refinery coking witnessed twelve incidents during the period 2017-2022.

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