Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, December 3, 2019

By |2019-12-03T18:31:22+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, December 3, 2019 (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 [...]

Torrance Refinery Hosts 29th Annual Summer Jobs Program for Torrance Students

By |2019-10-02T20:54:42+00:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|

Torrance students participating in the 2019 Youth Development Program Thirty Torrance Unified School District (TUSD) students had anything but the usual summer vacation, missing out on spending time at the beach and hanging out with friends. For these 30 students, summer meant getting a job, thanks to their participation in the Torrance “Youth Development [...]

North Torrance Community Center Revitalization

By |2019-10-02T21:14:48+00:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|

On May 24, a facility improvement long hoped for by the North Torrance Pueblo community came to fruition with the revitalization of the Ruben Ordaz Community Center (Center). Upgrades at the Center were completed thanks to collaboration between Torrance Refining Company (TORC), the City of Torrance, Sharefest Development Corporation (Sharefest), and the Del Amo Homeowners Association [...]

Golf Tournament Raises Money to Send Kids to ‘Y’ Summer Camps

By |2019-10-02T21:36:07+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|

TORC representatives at the Y Golf Tournament In May, the Torrance-South Bay YMCA (“Y”) held its annual “Send Kids to Camps Golf Tournament” with presenting sponsor Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC). This year’s Tournament raised more than $140,000, the record for the most funds raised since the “Y” began the event 27-years ago. Funds [...]

Refinery Donates $1,000 to Help Improve Girls Softball fields

By |2019-09-12T00:29:41+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|Tags: , , , , , |

  TORC Community Relations Advisor Gesuina Lafayette Presents $1,000 Donation to NTGSL To celebrate 90-years of continuous operations in the North Torrance community, Torrance Refining Company (TORC) has been making meaningful contributions to worthy groups and causes throughout the neighborhood. At the request of refinery employees, TORC donated $1,000 to the North Torrance Girls [...]

Exciting Announcement!

By |2019-06-11T21:24:05+00:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

Torrance Refining Company LLC's parent company, PBF Energy, has published the following press release: PBF Energy Creates West Coast System with Purchase of Shell Martinez Refinery Transaction increases PBF’s throughput capacity to over 1 million barrels per day Establishes PBF as the most complex independent refiner Significantly accretive to earnings and cash flow Integrated logistics assets [...]

Employees Walk to Battle Homelessnes

By |2019-09-12T01:08:19+00:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: In the Community|

  TORC Participates in 2019 UWGLA HomeWalk As a major sponsor of the United Way of Greater Los Angeles’ (UWGLA) “2019 HomeWalk,” Torrance Refining Company (TORC) continued its long-standing support to address a critical regional issue – homelessness. HomeWalk is a 5K run/walk held in May to raise funds to help reduce homelessness, which [...]

Crenshaw/Del Amo Boulevard Barriers Testing – Wednesday, May 1, 2019

By |2019-04-30T19:47:28+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The Torrance Refinery and City of Torrance will activate a test of the Crenshaw and Del Amo Barriers on Wednesday, May 1.  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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Tests on Wednesday, November 6, 2019

By |2019-11-04T18:13:42+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 (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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, April 3, 2019

By |2019-04-02T23:26:17+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 (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 [...]