Western preparing for September turnaround at Gallup plant

Thu Aug 2, 2012 11:51am EDT

Aug 2 (Reuters) - Western Refining Inc said on Thursday it is preparing for a turnaround and expansion project at its 21,100 barrel-per-day refinery in Gallup, New Mexico.

The refiner is negotiating long-term contracts to process more shale crude oil at its refineries in Texas and New Mexico.