The Southern California Distribution Complex provides petroleum products including ethanol to serve the energy needs of Southern California.
Celebrating Carson’s 50th
We are proud to be part of the community as we celebrate the people and organizations that make Carson a vibrant, diverse city.
Shell first came to the Carson area in 1924. As we grew alongside the community, we hosted many of the official founders’ meetings at our offices in Carson. We feel privileged to be one of the city’s founding members in 1968 and wish a happy golden anniversary to the City of Carson!
Kamren, Boys & Girls Clubs of Carson member
"I feel like Carson is doing a lot for people of all ages. The community is a very clean, safe and people pretty much treat everyone like family. We all just communicate and work together to make the city a better place."
Cheryl Carter-Harris, Carson High School math teacher, Carson resident
"I think when you give kids hope, you let them realize that they are much bigger than what they are and they have these opportunities it can’t do anything but help the community."
Kim Richards, CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Carson
“Shell in my time, has always been conscientious about giving back to the community. They care about the people.“
Frankie Stewart, California State University Dominguez Hills graduate
"Our motto is '‘future unlimited." That means to me, we are looking on the horizon for all the things that can make us a better city and a more wonderful place to live."
Nathan, 17 years old, Boys and Girls Clubs of Carson
"What I really love about the community of Carson is the diversity. It doesn’t matter what race you are in this city of Carson, they’re always willing to help you, treat you as family too."
Lisa Barfield, Shell Terminal Supervisor Carson Fuels, Carson resident
"I have family ties here, so it’s home for me."
Jan Chilelli, Del Amo Elementary Graduate, Shell Logistics Coordinator
"What makes me the most proud about Carson is the diversity. Growing up here I didn’t really experience prejudice because everyone was so different."
Shell in Carson Southern California
Shell Carson Distribution Complex was originally built in 1924 as a refinery
The Public Awareness program is part of the our commitment of educating the public on pipeline safety
Further information about the Shell Carson Distribution Facility, including employment opportunities, upcoming events; please contact us at 310-816-2000.