Posts Tagged ‘incident’

Fire at Bill Barrett station injures two

by on November 21, 2012 2:13 am BST
The Denver-based company released a statement on Tuesday night (local time) saying the fire was isolated to the compressor station and under control by local fire departments.The two Bill Barrett employees were transported to the University of Utah Hospital Burn Centre, where they remain in a stable condition,

Statoil Hammerfest LNG plant shut after power failure

by on November 20, 2012 1:00 am BST
Statoil Hammerfest LNG plant shut after power failureBY DOMINIC CHOPPINGStatoil said production at its LNG plant at Melkoya, Hammerfest, in Norway, has been shut down after power failure on November 19 2012.The incident resulted in the emergency response organisation being mobilised, and personnel were according to instructions evacuated from the inner

ExxonMobil Nigeria spill spreads along coast

by on November 19, 2012 3:21 am BST
A Reuters reporter visiting several parts of Akwa Ibom state saw a rainbow-tinted oil slick stretching for 32 kilometres from a pipeline that ExxonMobil had shut down because of a leak a week ago. Locals scooped it into jerry cans.The managing director of ExxonMobil's local unit, Mark Ward, told

Search for two missing ongoing after Gulf blast

by on November 17, 2012 1:29 am BST
Black Elk representatives could not provide any details after repeated calls to its office in Houston throughout the day Friday. Early reports said two people had died in the explosion in West Delta Block 32. As of 19:30 in Houston, no confirmation of the fatalities was available. The four injured are reported