Chevron Pascagoula refinery celebrates completion of $1.4 billion premium base oil plant

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi — Gov. Phil Bryant and local business leaders this morning helped Chevron’s Pascagoula refinery celebrate the completion of its $1.4 billion premium base oil plant.

“Here we are today, another milestone, another celebration,” the governor said during the Hilton Garden Inn breakfast event.

“What Chevron has been able to do here is part of our national defense,” Bryant said. “Energy independence is part of protecting America.”