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Motiva Enterprises LLC

Motiva Enterprises completed the restart of the large crude distillation unit in Port Arthur, Texas. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

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The final investment decision on the last two units is being pushed back to late 2021. Read more

M&A/Investment

Motiva Port Arthur refinery

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Motiva is the latest Big Oil player to diversify further into downstream, viewing the petrochemical sector as a growth engine and a means for margin security. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva shut the 110,000-bpd coker (DCU-2) after a compressor stopped working. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

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The potential acquisition is targeted to close in the fourth quarter of 2019. Read more

M&A/Investment

Saudi Aramco’s delayed initial public offering is sidelining grand North American expansion plans at its U.S. refining subsidiary Motiva Enterprises LLC. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva Enterprises LLC ("Motiva") is evaluating the possible development, design and construction of a world-scale steam cracker. Read more

Downstream

Motiva Enterprises returned the gasoline-producing, alkylation and small coking units to normal operation at its 603,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva Enterprises completed repairs to the gasoline-producing fluidic catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) at its 603,000 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva Enterprises LLC has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with TechnipFMC and Honeywell UOP, respectively, to study potential petrochemical projects utilizing each company's technology. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva Port Arthur refinery

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Motiva Enterprises has decided not to add processing capacity at its refinery in Port Arthur, Texas. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

President and CEO, Motiva Enterprises Read more

People Going Places

Saudi Aramco

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Saudi Aramco took the first steps to integrating a petrochemicals business into the United States’ biggest oil refinery, which is operated by its subsidiary Motiva Enterprises. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Motiva Enterprises’ 603,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) plant in Port Arthur, Texas, the largest U.S. refinery, is restarting its large crude distillation unit (CDU). Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Brian Coffman is named president and chief executive officer of Motiva Enterprises LLC. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Several major U.S. Gulf Coast refineries were restarting operations on Wednesday as temperatures warmed following record lows across the region overnight, freezing instrumentation and snapping power lines, according to refining sources. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Praxair, Inc.has expanded its long-term hydrogen supply agreement with Motiva Enterprises LLC. Under this agreement, Praxair will increase the amount of hydrogen it supplies to Motiva’s approximately 600,000 barrel per day refinery in Port Arthur, TX Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing