TORC Presents $100,000 Check for Teacher Grants

By |2019-04-03T22:32:21+00:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|

Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) representatives presented a $100,000 donation to the Torrance Unified School District (TUSD) at its Board of Education meeting on Monday, February 4. The contribution will fund the TORC Innovation Education Grant Program, which awards teacher grants that enable TUSD teachers to implement innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) curriculum [...]

Turnaround Plans Announced

By |2019-01-10T16:06:27+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The Torrance Refinery is committed to operating safely, reliably and environmentally responsibly. In addition to the ongoing preventive maintenance programs we conduct to help us keep this commitment, we also periodically perform extensive planned maintenance. This week, we begin activities to inspect, clean and perform important maintenance on refinery equipment. The company is investing more than [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

By |2019-02-05T23:51:05+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, January 2, 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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

By |2018-12-04T17:44:35+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST !   The monthly test is described as follows: One-minute “all-clear chimes” will preced e and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important [...]

Torrance Refinery Committee Announces Winners of Teacher’s Grants

By |2018-11-30T22:17:40+00:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|

The Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) is pleased to once again provide $100,000 to support teachers in the Torrance Unified School District (TUSD) through the company’s “Innovation Education Grant Program (IEGP).” This unique program seeks to enhance curricula in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math, commonly known as STEAM. A grant-selection committee comprising Torrance Refinery employee [...]

Torrance Refinery Sponsors, Participates in Annual Torrance Turkey Trot

By |2018-11-30T22:17:58+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|

With enthusiasm, the Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) once again sponsored and participated in the annual City of Torrance Turkey Trot. This year marked the 39th anniversary of the event, which is hosted by the City of Torrance Community Services Department on Thanksgiving Day morning. The Torrance Refinery Turkey Trot Team (pictured above), comprising Refinery employees, [...]

Refinery Volunteers Support Veterans Day Assembly at Seaside Elementary

By |2018-11-16T17:33:09+00:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|

Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) was proud to partner with Seaside Elementary School once again in the Torrance school’s annual Veterans Day Assembly on November 9, 2018. Seaside’s students led a wonderful program to thank for their service several dozen veterans who attended the event, many of whom were relatives of the students. Seaside students [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on November 7, 2018

By |2018-10-02T18:07:55+00:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST !   The monthly test is described as follows: One-minute “all-clear chimes” will preced e and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important [...]

Torrance Refinery Receives 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Award from Marine Mammal Care Center Los Angeles

By |2018-11-28T16:44:05+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: In the Community|

From left to right: Allan Colman (MMCC), Valerie Goodman (MMCC), Barbara Graham (TORC), Brandon Matson (TORC), and Nelson Flaniken (Torrance Logistics Company) (Photo credit: MMCC) The Marine Mammal Care Center Los Angeles (MMCC) is the only year-round marine mammal rehabilitation facility in Los Angeles County and one of the busiest centers in the country, [...]