Damaged Santa Barbara Pipeline Sees Exxon Halt Offshore Production

Exxon Mobil Corp. has shut down production at three offshore oil platforms until it can come up with a way to resume transportation of the crude that was interrupted last month by a pipeline break that fouled a stretch of the Pacific coast of California’s Santa Barbara County. Until the pipeline is repaired, Exxon had hoped to use tanker trucks, each with a capacity of 6,720 gallons, to make up to 192 trips per day to transport the oil to from a company facility near the Pacific coast to several destinations, including an oil refinery in…

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Damaged Santa Barbara Pipeline Sees Exxon Halt Offshore Production

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