BRENTWOOD, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 30, 2009--
Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DK), a diversified energy company with
assets in the petroleum refining, marketing and retail industries, today
announced that it will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony to
commemorate the restart of units at the Company’s refinery located in
The refinery had been undergoing repairs, maintenance and capital
improvements since production was halted as a result of a November 20,
2008 fire at the facility.
Tyler Refinery - 425 McMurrey Drive - Tyler, Texas
May 5, 2009
Noon CT to 12:30 p.m. CT (registration begins at 11:45 a.m. CT)
“This event marks an important milestone for our Company, our employees
and the local Tyler community,” stated Uzi Yemin, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Delek US. “We are grateful for the many
contributions of those who facilitated the rebuild process and look
forward to resuming production.”
About Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified energy business focused on
petroleum refining, marketing and supply of refined products, and retail
marketing of fuel and general merchandise. The refining segment operates
a high conversion, independent refinery, with a design crude
distillation capacity of 60,000 barrels per day, in Tyler, Texas. The
marketing and supply segment markets refined products through its
terminals in Abilene, Texas and San Angelo, Texas as well as other third
party terminals. The retail segment markets gasoline, diesel and other
refined petroleum products and convenience merchandise through a network
of company-operated retail fuel and convenience stores, operated under
the MAPCO Express®, MAPCO Mart®, East Coast®,
Discount Food Mart™, Fast Food and Fuel™ and Favorite Markets®
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strategy of growth through acquisitions and transactional risks in
acquisitions; general economic and business conditions, particularly
levels of spending relating to travel and tourism or conditions
affecting the southeastern United States; risks and uncertainties with
the respect to the quantities and costs of crude oil, the costs to
acquire feedstocks and the price of the refined petroleum products we
ultimately sell; potential conflicts of interest between our majority
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Source: Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Investor Relations Contact:
Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Ryan, Director of Investor Relations, 615-435-1356
Gali Dahan or Merav