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Community Alert Siren Test Reminder December 7, 2016

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows:  One-minute "all-clear chimes" will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note [...]

Crenshaw and Del Amo Barriers Testing – December 7, 2016

By | December 5th, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

The Torrance Refinery and City of Torrance will activate a test of the Crenshaw and Del Amo Barriers on Wednesday, December 7.  The Crenshaw/Del Amo Barriers are a safety tool designed to protect drivers in case of an emergency. This is a periodic test, which we conduct to ensure the barriers are functioning as intended. During [...]

Message from the Torrance Refinery – November 15, 2016

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

At approximately 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15, the Torrance Refinery experienced a fire in a process area. Plant personnel quickly assessed the situation, contained the fire and worked under a Joint Unified Command with Torrance Fire Department (TFD) who responded to the site. The reported fire has been extinguished and an all clear has been [...]

Community Alert Siren Test Reminder November 2, 2016

By | November 1st, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows:  One-minute "all-clear chimes" will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note [...]

Regional Power Outage Impacts Refinery – October 11, 2016

By | October 11th, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

At approximately 5:40 a.m. on Tuesday, October 11, a regional power outage that took out power to over 90,000 Southern California Edison (SCE) customers also affected the Torrance Refinery. The refinery was without power for approximately 20 minutes, which resulted in a flaring event. Plant personnel quickly assessed the situation and are working to stabilize operations. [...]

Community Alert Siren Test Reminder October 5, 2016

By | October 4th, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows:  One-minute "all-clear chimes" will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note [...]

Message from the Refinery – September 24, 2016

By | October 4th, 2016|Categories: Recent Updates|

Dear Neighbor: On Sunday, September 18 and Monday, September 19, 2016, the refinery and other areas in the South Bay experienced four significant power interruptions caused by Southern California Edison's (SCE) electrical grid system. These electrical issues impacted operations at the Torrance Refinery. On Monday, the interruptions caused refinery units to shut down, which resulted in [...]