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Statoil To Evacuate Workers From Snorre B Platform Amid Hurricane Forecast

Statoil To Evacuate Workers From Snorre B Platform Amid Hurricane Forecast

Statoil to evacuate workers from Snorre B platform amid hurricane forecast Statoil will evacuate its workers from its Snorre B platform in the Snorre oil and gas field in the Norwegian Sea due to forecasts of hurricane-force winds. The high winds and waves are expected to hit ...

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HSE Says Gas Leak Could Have Caused Major Explosion On ConocoPhillips Offshore Rig

HSE Says Gas Leak Could Have Caused Major Explosion On ConocoPhillips Offshore Rig

HSE says gas leak could have caused major explosion on ConocoPhillips offshore rig The UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) alleges that the lives of 66 workers were put at risk on ConocoPhillips’ Lincolnshire Offshore Gas Gathering System (LOGGS) platforms 70 miles off Mablethorpe in the ...

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CSB Blames Poor Chemical Storage For Fatal West Texas Blast

CSB Blames Poor Chemical Storage For Fatal West Texas Blast

CSB Blames Poor Chemical Storage For Fatal West Texas Blast Volunteer firefighters were fighting a blaze at a West Fertilizer Co. storage and distribution facility in 2013 when an estimated 30 tons of ammonium nitrate exploded, damaging more than 150 buildings and creating a crater 10 ...

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JOIFF – Ground-breaking FEHM Conference Announced

JOIFF - Ground-breaking FEHM Conference Announced

JOIFF International Fire & Explosion Hazard Management Conference Malta Nov 3rd & 4th November 2016 Randy Fletcher – JOIFF Chairman & BP Global Response Advisor – Intelligence, Security & Crisis Management has announced that in November 2016 The First International Fire & Explosion Hazard Management ...

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Shell To Face Nigeria Oil Spill Lawsuit

Shell To Face Nigeria Oil Spill Lawsuit

A Dutch judge has ruled that a court in the Netherlands should hear a case against Royal Dutch Shell brought by four Nigerian farmers. The farmers and fishermen want Shell to clean up oil spills in four villages in the Niger Delta and pay compensation. The latest ...

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Second Worker Dies After Explosion in Canada’s Oilsands As Safety Fears Mount

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Second Worker Dies After Explosion in Canada’s Oilsands As Safety Fears Mount Dave Williams is the seventh person to die on the job in Alberta’s … Continue reading

South Africa – Platinum Mine Fire Under Control – 4 Dead

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South Africa – Platinum Mine Fire Under Control – 4 Dead The fire at Impala Platinum’s 14 Shaft in Luka near Rustenburg was under control, … Continue reading

China Elaborates On Nuclear Emergency Preparedness

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China elaborates on nuclear emergency preparedness The official, however, said the government is looking into the feasibility of building nuclear power plants in inland areas, … Continue reading

India – Fire Breaks Out At Paradip Oil Refinery

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India – Fire breaks out at Paradip oil refinery A fire broke out inside the premises of the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)’s new refinery at … Continue reading

Fires Rage at Libyan Oil Terminal – Video

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Fires at oil storage tanks in the major Libyan terminal of Ras Lanuf were still raging two days after Islamic State militants set fire to … Continue reading

Pemex Evacuates Workers Due To Fire On Mexico’s Offshore Oil Platform

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Pemex evacuates workers due to fire on Mexico’s offshore oil platform Mexico’s state-run oil company Pemex has evacuated workers from offshore oil platform Zaap-E in … Continue reading

USA – Texas Chemical Plant Explosion Leaves 1 Worker Dead, 3 Hurt

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Chemical Plant Explosion Leaves 1 Worker Dead, 3 Hurt PASADENA, Texas (AP) — Officials say an explosion at a Houston-area chemical plant has left one worker dead and … Continue reading

4 Critically Injured in US Chemical Plant Blast

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4 Critically Injured in US Chemical Plant Blast NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — An explosion at a Dow Chemical plant in northeastern Massachusetts on Thursday critically injured four … Continue reading

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In cooperation with Dr. Sthamer H2K organise the Foam School 2016 The Foam School will take place from April 4th to 8th 2016 on the … Continue reading

Spectrex – Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector

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The SafEye Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector is a high performance, high reliability gas detector, providing continuous monitoring for combustible hydrocarbon gases such as … Continue reading

Spectrex Inc DETECTING TOXIC GASES WITH OPEN PATH SYSTEMS

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DETECTING TOXIC GASES WITH OPEN PATH SYSTEMS Mr. Ian Buchanan is European Manager for Spectrex Inc. based in the UK. Mr. Buchanan has over 30 … Continue reading

Gielle Fire Fighting Systems Announce VdS Approval of Components and Systems

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GIELLE valves are designed and manufactured in fullest compliance with the strictest international standards and Fire Protection Certifications and Approvals in order to offer the … Continue reading

Solberg Expands RE-HEALING™ Foam Product Line – Company to Introduce New Foam Concentrates at Interschutz 2015

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Industries around the world are changing faster than ever before. Advances in technology, new manufacturing processes, environmental issues, stricter regulations, and improved safety standards pose … Continue reading

E2S introduces SIL 2 certified BEx alarm horn sounders and Xenon strobe beacons

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E2S introduces SIL 2 certified BEx alarm horn sounders and Xenon strobe beacons E2S Warning Signals, the leading independent audible and visual warning signals manufacturer, … Continue reading

MSA G1 PremAire® Cadet Escape Receives NIOSH Approval

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Introducing the latest addition to the G1 SCBA family — the G1 PremAire Cadet Escape Respirator! This combination supplied-air respirator with escape cylinder offers a … Continue reading

MSA’s ALTAIR® 5X Multi-Gas Detector Now with PID and Bluetooth

MSA’s ALTAIR® 5X Multi-Gas Detector Now with PID and Bluetooth MSA’s ALTAIR 5X Multi-gas detector for simultaneous detection of up to six gases offers a … Continue reading

Apollo Fire Detectors – ED BROWNING APPOINTED AS SALES & MARKETING DIRECTOR EMEA

Apollo Fire Detectors – the world-leading independent fire detection manufacturer – has further strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Ed Browning as Sales … Continue reading

Spectrex – To Detect and Protect

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weather conditions, such as in the North Sea or Alaska. Although a different area of the world, similar tough surroundings are faced at the other … Continue reading