2235 Jacob Dr.
Chalmette, LA 70043
The Meraux Refinery is on 550 acres in St. Bernard Parish, approximately 15 miles southeast of New Orleans along the Mississippi River. It was acquired by Valero in 2011 and is a complex refinery that converts crude oil and other feedstocks into clean transportation fuels and other usable byproducts. The Meraux refinery receives crude oil at its dock and has access to the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port. Finished products are shipped from the refinery's dock and through the Colonial pipeline. The refinery is located about 40 miles from the Valero St. Charles Refinery, allowing for integration of feedstocks and refined petroleum product blending.
The Valero Meraux Refinery processes sour and sweet crude oils into:
Meraux is in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, approximately 11 miles from New Orleans. It covers 4.8 square miles and has a population of approximately 11,000 people.
Summers are long, hot, and oppressive; the winters are short, cool, and windy; and it is wet and partly cloudy year round.
Temperatures vary from 48°F to 90°F throughout the year. It is rarely below 35°F or above 94°F.
• New Orleans, LA: 11 miles
• Biloxi, MS: 90 miles
• Baton Rouge, LA: 91 miles
• Houston, TX: 258 miles