Anacortes (United States)

Type: City
Name: Anacortes (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 48.490002
Longitude: -122.629997
population: 16,061
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tesoro to invest $400M in new petrochemical feedstock project

16:59 ET | About: Tesoro Corporation (TSO)Tesoro (NYSE:TSO) announces plans to produce petrochemical feedstock in its U.S. west coast refining system, gathering intermediate feedstock, primarily reformate, for xylene extraction at Anacortes, Wash.An initial ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

United States: Washington wanderings

It's amazing what Americans get up to in the corn rows, writes Pamela Wade.Families seek the best and brightest pumpkins at Swans Trail, near Snohomish north of Seattle. Photo / Pamela WadeFarmer Pete cheerfully announced that they had "lost a teacher ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

A big, controversial Columbia River oil terminal: The Governor will decide

The nearest deep water port to North Dakota’s Bakken oil field is Vancouver, Washington, and as many as four tanker trains, each a mile-and-a-half long, will arrive at the Columbia River each day if the Vancouver Energy Distribution Terminal gets bui ... [Published seattlepi.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cross-country journey leads to stop at Bowlus Fun Day

By Patrick Slack,  Staff WriterA group of bikers traveling from Anacortes, Wash. to Bar Harbor, Maine made an overnight stop in Bowlus July 5, and participated in the Bowlus Fun Day parade, July 6. Pictured is part of the group resting in the parking ... [Published Morrison County Record - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Larsen Calls on President Obama to Make Chemical Facilities Safer

Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc.WASHINGTON--Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, continued his efforts today to improve safety at refineries and chemical facilities following the April 2010 explosion at the Tesoro refinery in Anacortes that killed seven ... [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

4 years after blast, Tesoro mostly unscathed | KUOW

It was the state’s worst industrial accident in nearly 50 years.On a chilly April night in 2010, a giant fireball lit up the sky above Anacortes, Washington. A southeast wind pushed a plume of black smoke toward the heart of this seaside town an hour ... [Published Sightline Daily - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Gorge Commission looks at oil trains

After not acting on requests in May and June to take a stand against oil and coal shipments in the Gorge, Gorge commissioners promised a frustrated crowd last month it would do so in July.Numerous speakers asked the Gorge Commission at its June 10 meeting ... [Published Hood River News - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

From spaceship to ship: 'Sally Ride' under construction in Anacortes

There's a research vessel under construction in Anacortes harbor with a very Jet City kind of name.The Sally Ride, named after the first female U.S. astronaut in outer space, is a 238-foot ship being built by Dakota Creek Industries. The research vessel ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

If West Coast dockworkers strike, effect on economy could be $2.5B per day: Report

If 13,000 West Coast dockworkers go on strike at 30 ports from San Diego to Anacortes, the effect on the U.S. economy could be $2.5 billion per day.That's according to a study compiled by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the National ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Washington State’s First U.S. Bike Route Designated

Photo at right: The view of the Methow Valley between Winthrop and Twisp, Wash., delights cyclists on USBR10. Photo by Louise McGrody, courtesy of WA Bikes StatewideBicycling in the nation’s #1 Bicycle Friendly State just got a boost: official designation ... [Published Outdoors Northwest - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Report: Urgent Recommendations For Tesoro Refinery Safety Were Suppressed

Tesoro's Anacortes oil refinery in May. credit: / KUOWPrevious image Enlarge Close Next imageTesoro's Anacortes oil refinery in May. | credit: John Ryan / KUOW | rollover image for moreIn the months following a deadly refinery explosion in Anacortes, ... [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tesoro Corp. to Sell Logistic Assets to Affiliate for $270M

Independent refiner, Tesoro Corp. ( TSO ) has announced that it has entered into an agreement with its affiliate Tesoro Logistics LP ( TLLP ) to sell its West Coast Logistics Assets. The partnership will acquire the terminal and pipeline assets of Tesoro ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jun 24 2014]

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...  Tesoro is well positioned as a supplier based on existing logistics and operating cost advantages.  "This attractive diversification of Tesoro`s product mix supports our goals of enhancing our gross margin and investing in high return capital projects" , said Greg Goff, Tesoro`s President and Chief Executive Officer
...program is leading the way," said Elizabeth Lund, vice president and general manager, 777 program and Everett site, Boeing Commercial Airplanes. "We're excited to continue improving the production process here and we're positioning ourselves to begin building 777X airplanes in the future."
"The kids all came out okay, but I never saw the teacher again." Standing there in his plaid shirt and braces, he seemed quite unconcerned that there might be a wild-eyed woman with a clipboard still flailing about...
"What happened at the Anacortes refinery should never happen again. The women and men who work in refineries and other facilities that process hazardous materials should be assured of the safest working conditions possible. The administration has conducted its own research about safety at these facilities, and I have asked the President to take quick action to put his working group's recommendations in place" Larsen said

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Tesoro to invest $400M in new petrochemical fee... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 21 2014]
Tesoro Corporation Announces New Petrochemical ... [Published Whittier Daily News - Jul 21 2014]
Boeing Introduces New Method For Building 777 F... [Published Aero-News Network - Jul 21 2014]
Passenger comfort drives Boeing 777X interior [Published HeraldNet - Jul 16 2014]
United States: Washington wanderings [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 13 2014]
Cross-country journey leads to stop at Bowlus F... [Published Morrison County Record - Jul 11 2014]
Larsen Calls on President Obama to Make Chemica... [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 11 2014]
A big, controversial Columbia River oil termina... [Published seattlepi.com - Jul 11 2014]
4 years after blast, Tesoro mostly unscathed | ... [Published Sightline Daily - Jul 11 2014]
Roman Seleznev (AKA Bulba, AKA Track2, AKA NCUX... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jul 10 2014]
Man accused of stealing card numbers from local... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 08 2014]
Demand for Coastal and Transoceanic ATBs Grows [Published Marine Link - Jul 07 2014]
Comments on Eaton’s decision | letter [Published Islands Sounder - Jul 05 2014]
Bicycling across the U.S. [Published Thousand Oaks Acorn - Jul 03 2014]
What’s open, closed on the Fourth [Published Seattle Times - Jul 03 2014]
Gorge Commission looks at oil trains [Published Hood River News - Jul 02 2014]
Washington’s Crude Awakening [Published Whatcom Watch Online - Jul 01 2014]
Find a public fireworks display near you [Published King5.com - Jun 30 2014]
Oil trains: South Sound first responders trying... [Published Bellingham Herald - Jun 29 2014]
From spaceship to ship: 'Sally Ride' under cons... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
If West Coast dockworkers strike, effect on eco... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
The ride of a lifetime [Published Agoura Hills Acorn - Jun 26 2014]
Washington State’s First U.S. Bike Route Design... [Published Outdoors Northwest - Jun 25 2014]
Report: Urgent Recommendations For Tesoro Refin... [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - Jun 25 2014]
This New Ruling on U.S. Oil Exports Could Have ... [Published Motley Fool - Jun 25 2014]
Tesoro Corp. to Sell Logistic Assets to Affilia... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jun 24 2014]
Bracing for cuts in transit funding [Published Whidbey News-Times - Jun 21 2014]
Apostolakis is out at NRC — Open Mike with Gina... [Published Politico - Jun 20 2014]
Bicycle club advocates safety by focusing on ne... [Published HeraldNet - Jun 20 2014]
San Juan County puts deep freeze on ICE ‘holds’ [Published Sanjuanjournal.com - Jun 19 2014]
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Roman Seleznev (AKA Bulba, AKA Track2, AKA NCUX... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jul 10 2014]
The media is buzzing about the arrest of hacker and stolen credit card vendor Roman Seleznev who has appeared in court in the US territory of Guam after being arrested in the Maldives. The story is growing into an international diplomatic spat as a Russian ...
McAdams Wright Ragen agrees to merge with Baird [Published PE Hub Blog - Apr 10 2014]
McAdams Wright Ragen, Inc. , an investment firm located in Seattle, Washington, has agreed to merge with Baird . Terms of the deal, which are subject to customary regulatory approvals, were not disclosed. Press Release Baird and McAdams Wright Ragen, ...
Environment Pollution - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 17 2014]
EDIS Number: ED-20140317-43045-USA Date / time: 17/03/2014 04:29:39 [UTC] Event: Environment Pollution Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Washington Location: Anacortes [Shell Puget Sound Refinery] Number of Deads: N/A Number ...
You Could Get Blown Up By An Exploding Oil Trai... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Feb 13 2014]
AHOil train protesters momentarily block a railroad in South Seattle in January. Last July, the town center of Lac-Megantic in Quebec was practically vaporized, killing 47 people, when a train carrying crude oil extracted from North Dakota's Bakken ...
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