Shell reports restarting units at Scotford, Alberta facility

Sun Jun 14, 2015 10:25pm EDT
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(Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell Plc reported it was restarting unspecified units at its Scotford, Alberta, facility, according to a community information line message.

The event could lead to intermittent flaring over the next48 hours, the company said in the message recorded over the weekend.

Shell runs a 255,000-barrel-per-day oil sands upgraderfacility and a 100,000-bpd refinery at Scotford.

(Reporting by Vijaykumar Vedala in Bengaluru; Editing by Sunil Nair)

The logo of Shell is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris, France, June 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier