Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Fire Extinguished at Mina Al-Ahmadi Refinery

Source: KUNA 7/16/2013, Location: Middle East

Share |
A fire described as "limited," broke out at Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery has been extinguished, said Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC). The fire, which occurred at 1230 local time, in the refinery's phosphorus storage warehouse, was caused by a technical glitch in the conveyor belt of the chemical.

The refinery's firefighting team was able to contain the fire and extinguish it within 20 minutes, after the activation of the emergency response plan in the refinery, Head of Public Relations and Media at KNPC, Mansour Al-Ajmi told KUNA. Al-Ajmi reported no casualties and no damage or halt to the import and export of Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery's production.

Oil Treating & Refining News in Kuwait >>

Saudi Arabia >>  8/15/2018 - Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has received a two-year contract renewal from Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Company (SATORP) for its sub...
Iraq >>  8/13/2018 - Petrofac has been awarded a contract worth around US$370 million by Basra Oil Company (BOC) for expansion of the Central Processing Facility (CPF), lo...

United Arab Emirates >>  8/7/2018 - A group of Emirati employees, from the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), has become the first group of trainees to start a two year professional...
Iraq >>  8/5/2018 - Baker Hughes, a GE company has been awarded a contract by the South Gas Company of Iraq (SGC) for fast-track solutions to help the recovery of flare g...

Related Categories: Agents, Anti-foaming  Aromatic Solvents  Butene  Cleaning  Corrosion Inhibiting  Crude Oil  Diesel Fuel  Ethylene  Fluids Drilling, Completion, Workover & Stimulation  Fluids/Chemicals  Fracturing Sand  Fuel oil  Gasoline (Lead free)  General  Grout  Jet fuel  Kerosene. Domestic use  Lubricants, Oils & Greases  Nitrogen  Oil Treating & Refining  Polyethylene  Polyvinyl chloride  Propane  Sand, Sandblast  Summer Diesel  Surfactants 

Related Articles: Aromatic Solvents  Butene  Cleaning  Corrosion Inhibiting  Crude Oil  Diesel Fuel  Ethylene  Fluids Drilling, Completion, Workover & Stimulation  Fluids/Chemicals  Fracturing Sand  Fuel oil  Gasoline (Lead free)  General  Jet fuel  Kerosene. Domestic use  Lubricants, Oils & Greases  Nitrogen  Oil Treating & Refining  Polyethylene  Polyvinyl chloride  Propane  Sand, Sandblast  Surfactants 


Kuwait Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 |

Oil & Gas Projects in Kuwait >>

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in Kuwait >>


Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.