SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

June 30, 2008 08:29 ET

U.S. Refineries Budget $215 Million Over Next 18 Months for Maintenance Shutdowns on Gasoline and Diesel Hydrotreating Units, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - June 30, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- With the rise of gas prices steadily increasing, the Petroleum Refinery Industry is under more pressure to maintain peak-performance gasoline and diesel production in regard to both quantity and quality. One of the key units used in the production process is the hydrotreating unit, which generally operates on a continual basis, with the main objective being the removal of sulfur and other compounds for purification of the refinery process stream.

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