US Oil & RefiningHistory
The U.S. Oil refinery was constructed on the Tacoma tideflats in 1957 from units of an old Spokane, Washington topping refinery. It consists of two parts: the refinery and tank farm, and the Marine Terminal.
All process water discharges to the Blair Waterway, which is a part of Commencement Bay.
In 2012, an average of 36,912 barrels per stream day of crude oil were processed.
Location and Mailing address:
P.O. Box 2255
Tacoma, WA 98421
Air Operating permit: Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has jurisdiction.
Website, phone number: (206) 343-8800, (800) 552-3565
Facility 24hr Contact Number:
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