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Refinery Status: Exxon Reported Pipe Leak at Baton Rouge Refinery

The following table lists planned and unplanned production outages at U.S. refineries as reported by Dow Jones Newswires. The information is compiled from both official and unofficial refining sources and does not purport to be a comprehensive list.A leak was discovered in a process pipe at Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) Baton Rouge, La., refinery, the company reported May 22.Motiva Enterprises LLC said May 22 that it is conducting cheduled maintenance at its Norco Manufcaturing Complex in Norco, La. The company declined to say which units are affected. A notice on a parish website said noise and steam related to the work would continue for two days.Exxon Mobil reported that a safety valve relieved during a hydrogen compressor shutdown at its Baytown, Texas, facility Tuesday, resulting in flaring.In a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the company reported that butane, propane and other chemicals were released.Western Refining (WNR) on May 22 said the key gasoline-produc...

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