NEW YORK Aug 13 Valero Energy Corp < VLO.N> said the gas oil hydrotreater at its 245,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Texas City, Texas was operating at reduced rates after a small seal fire in the unit early Friday.
"The GOHT is in operation at reduced rates, and production elsewhere at the refinery was not affected," said spokesman Bill Day.
Day said there were no injuries nor community impact. The incident is under investigation. (Reporting by Janet McGurty; Editing by John Picinich)