SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

September 01, 2011 06:15 ET

North American Refining Industry Spending Strong With $76 Billion in Active Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 1, 2011) - Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) is tracking more than $76 billion in active Petroleum Refining Industry projects across the United States, Canada and Mexico. This includes more than 160 projects with a combined total investment value (TIV) of approximately $18.25 billion that are currently under way in North America, while the remaining projects, valued at more than $57.7 billion, are planned to begin between now and 2015.

Industrial Info's recently released North American Petroleum Refining Industry Wall Map, 6th Edition identifies 194 refining sites throughout North America that are operational or under development, including approximately 22 million barrels per day of online capacity and an additional 2 million barrels per day from 25 refining projects currently under development. Details about the refineries and industry spending activity are included.

The map provides detailed refinery listings, including plant details such as startup date, telephone number and employee count, as well as spending activity, including active project count, TIV, and spending category: capital, maintenance or both. The map also provides details on production capability, showing crude processing units and designed capacity, as well as the upgrading units present at the facilities.

For more information, or to order this or one of our other wall maps, visit Industrial Info's Online Store or call 1-800-762-3361. Our North American Petroleum Refining Database provides details about refineries and past, present and future refining projects throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

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