Oil refinery investment to support 1000 jobs

Fawley Oil Refinery

ExxonMobil has announced plans for a 500 million pound investment at its Fawley site. 

The proposed project would include new refinery units which would allow it to process a wider range of crude oils.

If successful the plans will support and secure the jobs of 1000 employees.

Fawley Refinery manager, Simon Downing, said: ‘The project is a bold statement of confidence in Fawley and its ability to produce high quality fuels.’

The company will make a final decision on the planned investment before July 2019.

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