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  1. Report: Ethane production to keep growingRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Point Comfort, Texas; the Dow Chemical ethane cracker at Freeport, Texas; the Exxon Mobil Chemical ethane cracker at Baytown, Texas; and the Chevron Phillips Chemical ethane cracker at Baytown, Texas. The competition for ethane derived in Ohio, West ...

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  2. Chevron Phillips Chemical Expands Polyalphaolefins Capacity At Cedar Bayou PlantRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | Chemical Online

    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP announced today that it has reached final investment decision to expand the low viscosity polyalphaolefins capacity at its Cedar Bayou plant in Baytown, Texas by 10,000 metric tons per year or about 20 percent. The expansion will allow the company to meet the increasing demand for high-performance lubricants in automotive and industrial applications, as demand for higher energy efficiency and high-quality basestocks continues to grow.

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  3. Regulator looks set to OK return of full operations at Exxon's Torrance refineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... XOM rather than independent evaluations to provide data. In other Exxon news, the last group of union workers at its Baytown, Tex., refining and petrochemical complex have voted to accept a four-year contract extension , joining workers who had ...

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  4. Exxon Baytown laboratory workers accept contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Reuters

    Laboratory unit workers, who make up about 10 percent of the 700 United Steelworkers union members working hourly jobs at Baytown, joined with refinery and chemical plant workers who had accepted the four-year extension in voting on March 24 and 25. "Their resolve through the extension has made them the flagship of all three units," USW Local 13-2001 President Ricky Brooks said of the laboratory workers after announcing the vote.

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  5. Did Exxon Mobil mislead the public about global warming?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    Several attorneys general are investigating oil giant Exxon Mobil, even as the Rockefeller Family Fund cuts its ties with the fossil fuel company. A view of the Exxon Mobil refinery in Baytown, Texas.

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  6. Horner hustles to NeSmith WRS victory at BattlegroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Speedway, and Foy was the third-place finisher on Saturday night at LA 36 Speedway. Veterans Robbie Starnes of Baytown, Tex. and Jamie Smith of Purvis, Miss. are tied for the seventh spot in the standings with 47 points apiece. Starnes finished ...

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  7. With three or four new starters, LSU will take on different look next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... in Branden Jenkins and Duop Reath, who'll have a chance to contribute immediately after starring at Lee College in Baytown, Texas. Jenkins, a 6-4 guard whom Jones described as a "hard-nosed defender," averaged 15.6 points a game and shot 50.9 ...

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  8. Church's Chicken Opens Newest Restaurant in Baytown, TX Travel CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Church's Chicken , announced a new store opening this week along one of the most highly traveled highways in the U.S. The new location, which will be the 1,131st restaurant in the domestic Church's network, will be inside the I-10 Travel Plaza at 16151 I-10 East in Baytown, TX. With an average daily traffic count of more than 50,000 to 85,000 passenger vehicles along the I-10 corridor connecting the U.S. East Coast and West Coast, the new location is a big strategic win for Church's and its franchisee Khandakar Alam of Triple J's Fried Foods, Inc. "There truly is no place like home," said Bill Schreiber, Vice President of Global Business Development at Church's Chicken.

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  9. Nancy Lea RoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... he family, visit earthmanbaytown.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Earthman Funeral Home, 3919 Garth Rd., Baytown, Texas.

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  10. Arctic Directory March 2016: Fluor ethane cracker project hits milestoneRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | Petroleum News

    Fluor Corp. announced recently that it has completed the tallest lift on its U.S. Gulf Coast petrochemicals project for Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP. Fluor, in a joint venture with JGC, is performing the engineering, procurement and construction of a 1.5 million metric-tons-per-year ethane cracker and associated offsite components at Chevron Phillips Chemical's existing Cedar Bayou complex in Baytown, Texas.

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  11. Oil rig worker, recently laid off?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... for unemployment," Cavazos said. A contractor and equipment maker, National Oilwell Varco cut 107 workers at their Baytown facility that is expected to shut down by May. Texas Work Force Solutions has offices open to the public in Brownsville, ...

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  12. Rockefeller Family Fund Withdraws Fossil Fuels HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | ABC News

    ... individuals that the climate crisis is real," Wasserman told ABC News. An oil tanker is docked at the Exxon Mobile Baytown complex along the Houston Ship Channel, June 2011 in Baytown, Texas. The RFF is the smallest and youngest of three charitable ...

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  13. A Technology Leader, ExxonMobil Chemical Leveraging Feedstock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Chemical Online

    ... U.S. feedstock and energy costs, which are among the lowest in the world," Witte said. "The company is expanding its Baytown (ethylene), Texas, and Mont Belvieu (PE), Texas, complexes, which are scheduled for completion in 2017. In addition, the ...

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  14. Police: Good Samaritan struck, killed in BaytownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Police: Good Samaritan struck, killed in Baytown Police say the incident happened in the northbound lanes of the Fred Hartman Bridge early Saturday morning. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1RaxaoJ One person is dead after police say he was struck by another car while trying to direct traffic around a stalled vehicle early Saturday morning in Baytown.

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  15. Police: Domestic dispute leads to fatal shooting,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Police: Domestic dispute leads to fatal shooting, crash in Baytown Constables who happened to be driving on the highway stopped at the scene and arrested the man. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1RauM1j One woman is dead and another is injured after police say an ongoing domestic dispute led to a crash and a shooting early Saturday morning in Baytown.

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  16. 39th Annual Bayou City Classic and the 11th Annual Tour de HoustonRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... says they regularly change up the cycling routes for the Tour de Houston, in some years heading out to Clear Lake or Baytown. This year's 70-miler takes cyclists up to Humble, while those participating in the 20-miler will ride through the Heights. ...

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  17. Exxon Baytown refinery workers to vote on contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Baytown, Texas, refinery will vote next week on a contract extension offer from the company, the president of the United Steelworkers union local said on Friday. The extension offer fails to meet the pattern agreed to by USW oil workers in late 2014, Steelworkers Local 13-2001 President Ricky Brooks said.

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  18. Oil, logistics and retail sectors driving growth in BaytownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Inman News

    The Houston submarket of Baytown is expected to see the completion of roughly $30 billion of construction projects in the next two years, with a number of sectors playing their part. However, construction activity within the oil and petrochemical sector is a major reason for the area's construction boom.

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  19. Church's Chicken Opens Newest Restaurant in Baytown, TX Travel CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Church's Chicken , announced a new store opening this week along one of the most highly traveled highways in the U.S. The new location, which will be the 1,131st restaurant in the domestic Church's network, will be inside the I-10 Travel Plaza at 16151 I-10 East in Baytown, TX. With an average daily traffic count of more than 50,000 to 85,000 passenger vehicles along the I-10 corridor connecting the U.S. East Coast and West Coast, the new location is a big strategic win for Church's and its franchisee Khandakar Alam of Triple J's Fried Foods, Inc. "There truly is no place like home," said Bill Schreiber, Vice President of Global Business Development at Church's Chicken.

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  20. In Texas, oil workers' pain is chemical industry's gainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to record traffic at the Houston Port Authority, and officials say the trend is expected to continue. Throughout the Baytown area, which is on the outskirts of Houston, an estimated $8-billion (U.S.) worth of projects is expected to be finished this ...

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