Shell's Norco Louisiana Complex to Begin Post-Ida Restart

Reuters, October 7, 2021

A chemical plant unit will lead the restart of Royal Dutch Shell's Norco, Louisiana, refinery and chemical plant complex in mid-October following repairs from Hurricane Ida, said sources familiar with plant operations.

The restart will begin with either the Gas Olefins unit-1 (GO-1) or the Olefins-5 unit (OL-5), the sources said. The adjoining 230,611 barrel-per-day Norco refinery will restart between mid-October and mid-November.

(Reporting by Erwin Seba; Editing by Chris Reese)

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