Hurricane Harvey

For the week ending October 20, 2017, gross inputs to petroleum refineries in the U.S. Gulf Coast averaged 8.8 million barrels per day (b/d), or about 324,000 b/d higher than the previous five-year range for mid-October. more

Oct 27, 2017 9:36 AM Refining/Petrochemical

In late August, the Marathon Oil suspended operations and shut-in production across its entire Eagle Ford position in south Texas just before Hurricane Harvey made landfall. more

Oct 5, 2017 7:00 AM Refining/Petrochemical

In the days that followed Hurricane Harvey, the energy industry stepped up to support recovery and rebuild efforts and, most importantly, the communities and people involved. more

Oct 4, 2017 9:22 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

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Oct 2, 2017 5:12 AM From the Publisher

Harvey Cleanup


The Environmental Protection Agency said Sunday it has recovered 517 containers filled with unidentified, potentially hazardous material found floating in or washed up along Texas waterways after the devastating floods from Hurricane Harvey receded. more

Sep 27, 2017 7:00 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

In the catastrophic aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Texas chemical industry is focused on helping its employees and communities recover. more

Sep 26, 2017 11:03 AM Plant Management & Operations

M J & H Family serving the first responders and Police Officers of Orange Field, Texas after Hurricane Harvey. Pastor Cody Hogden of the First Baptist Church allowed M J & H  to set up and serve hot meals to all those in need. more

Sep 20, 2017 9:03 AM BIC Attends

Hurricane Irma significantly disrupted gasoline markets in Florida, first by prompting increased demand and then by disrupting the supply chain needed to deliver the fuel. more

Sep 15, 2017 11:36 AM Pipeline/Transportation

Hurricane Harvey caused substantial electricity outages, as power plants and transmission infrastructure—particularly in south Texas and along the Gulf Coast—were affected by high winds and significant flooding. more

Sep 13, 2017 9:55 AM Power Generation

Hurricane Harvey caused substantial disruptions to crude oil and petroleum product supply chains and increased petroleum product prices. more

Sep 11, 2017 9:24 AM Refining/Petrochemical

Phillips 66 today announced it will contribute an additional $3 million to assist Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in southeast Texas. more

Sep 5, 2017 11:16 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Port Commission Chairman Janiece Longoria announced that Port Houston will reopen its terminals for business on Friday, Sept. 1. more

Sep 1, 2017 1:26 PM Offshore & Marine

Hurricane Harvey, which first made landfall on August 25, 2017, has created considerable uncertainty for gasoline supply and prices, as the area affected by the hurricane is home to much of the nation's petroleum infrastructure. more

Sep 1, 2017 8:50 AM Pipeline/Transportation

Coordination with local, state and federal officials is ongoing. Industry’s commitment to preparation and planning will continue as lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey. more

Aug 31, 2017 10:00 AM Chemical Processing

Williams is contributing $500,000 to the United Way of Greater Houston's flood relief fund. more

Aug 31, 2017 9:40 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Ethane has the biggest risk for a 10-20% price collapse from Harvey, as inventories persist over fifty million barrels while nearly half of total ethane demand is offline. more

Aug 31, 2017 9:30 AM Refining/Petrochemical

Crude oil, refining and chemical sector impacts more

Aug 30, 2017 12:55 PM Refining/Petrochemical

Company supporting impacted employees and communities more

Aug 30, 2017 11:31 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Chevron Corporation is making a $1 million contribution to the American Red Cross for the immediate relief efforts under way to assist victims of Hurricane Harvey that struck Texas over the weekend. more

Aug 29, 2017 8:57 AM Chemical Processing