Torrance Refining operates the Torrance refinery, which is located in California, the US. It is a non integrated refinery owned by PBF Energy. The refinery, which started operations in 1929, has an NCI of 13.8.

Key processes of the refinery

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 refinery is expected to remain the same as 166mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Torrance refinery

The Torrance refinery witnessed fourteen incidents during the period 2015-2020.


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