Praxair announced that it has renewed and expanded a long-term contract to supply hydrogen to Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas.
Danbury/USA — Marathon Petroleum is the second largest transportation fuels refiner in the US and operates an integrated refining, marketing and transportation system in the Midwest, East, Southeast and Gulf Coast.
This world-class 571,000-barrel-per-day refining complex is the second largest in the US and requires reliable hydrogen supply to support production of clean fuels. Praxair has been supplying industrial gases to the Galveston Bay Refinery since 1985. The supplier operates over 50 hydrogen production facilities and six hydrogen pipeline systems worldwide.