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Gulf Refining

Gulf Refinery Maintenance

Plans for maintenance shutdowns at a number of Gulf refineries are scheduledin the autumn as follows:

- The joint venture 285,000 b/d Saudi Aramco/Shell refinery at Jubail willhave its partial maintenance shutdown program brought forward to October andearly November so as to coincide with the repair work currently being undertakenin its 45,000 b/d hydrocracker which was damaged by fire in May (MEES, 26 July).The shutdown is...