Braskem America To Purchase Portion Of Sunoco's Marcus Hook RefineryGovernor Tom Corbett announced today that the Commonwealth will enable a global manufacturer of plastics to purchase a portion of the Sunoco Marcus Hook Refinery, impacting hundreds of jobs and creating dozens more.
Back To Work For Refinery Workers In Delaware CountyWorkers headed back to the ConnocoPhillips refinery in Trainer on Tuesday morning after a deal was finalized last week to reopen the facility.
Sunoco Being Acquired By a Texas-Based Oil Company, But HQ Will Remain HereA Texas-based energy company has offered to buy Sunoco for $5.3 billion but says it will keep a strong Philadelphia presence.
Officials Eye Shutdown of Area Oil Refineries as National Security Issue"These assets are critical and need to be treated as such by the government," says Charles Drevna, head of the American Fuel and Petroleum Manufacturers Association.
Sunoco Laying Off 1/3 Of Remaining Workers At Marcus Hook RefineryMore than 100 workers at Sunoco's Marcus Hook refinery have been told not to report to work after this week.
Marcus Hook, Pa. Prepares To Deal With Sale Or Loss Of RefinerySunoco’s announcement that it is getting out of the refinery business has residents of Marcus Hook more than a little worried.
Union Says Sunoco Wants To Close Local Refineries, Laying Off ThousandsUnion workers gathered outside Sunoco's annual shareholders' meeting in center city Philadelphia to voice fears that the company may close its two area refineries.