Big Spring Refinery

  • Location: Big Spring, Texas
  • Throughput capacity: 73,000 barrels per day
  • Products: ultra-low sulfur gasoline, ultra-low sulfur diesel, jet fuel, petrochemicals, petrochemical feedstocks, asphalt and other petroleum products
Alon owns the Big Spring Refinery and wholesale marketing operations through Alon USA Partners, LP (NYSE: ALDW). On November 20, 2012, Alon USA Partners, LP completed an initial public offering as a variable distribution MLP. ALDW's assets include the refinery in Big Spring, Texas, and the wholesale fuels marketing business, which is integrated through the Big Spring Refinery system. To learn more about Alon USA Partners, visit
The Big Spring Refinery is a sour crude cracking facility with an aggregate crude oil throughput capacity of approximately 73,000 barrels per day and a Nelson Complexity of 10.5. The Big Spring Refinery processes 100% Permian Basin crudes, priced in Midland, Texas.

The Big Spring Refinery has the capability of turning sweet and sour crude into highly refined products, from clean gasoline and petrochemical products to jet fuel and ultra-low-sulfur diesel—a cleaner, more-efficient fuel that offers an immediate answer to the concerns about greenhouse gas production and global warming.