The beacon is lit once a year, on Dec. 7, to commemorate the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Shell workers and contract partners volunteered in the restoration effort.
The Restoration of the Mount Diablo Beacon
The Shell Martinez Refinery and Save Mount Diablo collaborated on a documentary about the 2013 project to restore the historic beacon on top of Mount Diablo.
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Many of the 700 Refinery employees (and hundreds of retired employees) live in the local area, and participate in a multitude of civic, social, church, and school organizations.
Located in Martinez, CA, our company refines and markets gasoline and other petroleum products.
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