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USA – Authorities Investigating Fire At Nuclear Power Plant

USA - Authorities Investigating Fire At Nuclear Power Plant

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a fire that broke out at a nuclear power plant in Spring City. Local news outlets report that crews responded to the fire at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Tuesday night and extinguished the blaze in about an hour. Tennessee Valley ...

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Iran – Fire breaks out at Bu Ali Sina Refinery

Iran - Fire breaks out at Bu Ali Sina Refinery

A fire broke out at the Bu Ali Sina petrochemical refinery, the Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday. No reason was given for the cause of the fire at the oil complex, which is in the southwest city of Bandar Mahshahr, nor did Tasnim say how ...

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PSA Director General Anne Myhrvold Concerned About Safety Lapses

PSA Director General Anne Myhrvold Concerned About Safety Lapses

PSA director general Anne Myhrvold is concerned about safety in the petroleum sector. “The industry must ensure that constant attention is paid to risk and safety – in every single operation and job,” she observes. We’re worried. It’s our job to be worried,” Myhrvold told the ...

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Chemical Safety Board Deploying to Site of Fatal Accident at the Airgas Facility in Florida

Chemical Safety Board Deploying to Site of Fatal Accident at the Airgas Facility in Florida

Chemical Safety Board Deploying to Site of Fatal Accident at the Airgas Facility in Florida Washington, DC, August 30, 2016 -- An investigative team from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is deploying to the scene of an incident that fatally injured one worker at the ...

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CSB Deploying To Refinery Terminal Incident That Injured Seven Workers In Texas

CSB Deploying To Refinery Terminal Incident That Injured Seven Workers In Texas

CSB Deploying To Refinery Terminal Incident That Injured Seven Workers In Texas Washington DC, August 15, 2016 - An investigative team from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is deploying to the scene of an incident that injured seven workers – including three critically – that ...

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World News

Romania – Refinery Fire One Killed, Three Injured

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Romania – One killed, Three Injured Refinery Fire Romania’s Rompetrol Rafinare Petromidia refinery is operating at reduced capacity after an explosion in its vacuum distillation … Continue reading

Malaysia – Petronas Chemicals Two Killed By Ammonia Leak At Plant

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Malaysia’s Petronas Chemicals says two killed by ammonia leak at plant An ammonia leak at a Petronas plant in Sipitang in the eastern Malaysian state … Continue reading

Scientists Discover New Kind of Fire That Could Help Clean Oil Spills – Video

https://youtu.be/oMyhy4oWATg Scientists have identified a new kind of fire which burns more cleanly. According to a recently published study from the University of Maryland, or … Continue reading

Iran Investigates Possibillity Of Series Of Oil Industry Accidents Were Caused By Alleged Cyber Attack

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Iran Investigates Possibillity Of Series Of Oil Industry Accidents Were Caused By Alleged Cyber Attack Bloomberg: After weeks of speculation on the cause of an … Continue reading

Nicaragua – Refinery Fire Causes Significant Oil Pollution

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Nicaragua – Refinery Fire Causes Significant Oil Pollution A massive refinery fire at the Puma Energy facility on Nicaragua’s Pacific coast has contaminated sensitive nearby … Continue reading

USA – Chemical Plant Explosion Kills One

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An explosion at a Florida chemical plant over the weekend left at least one person dead, according to local authorities. The Pensacola News Journal reported … Continue reading

Brazil – Video Shows Deadly Tanker Crash & Explosion

https://youtu.be/zdfsPfRG6b0 Brazilian authorities have released new video of a deadly tanker truck crash which left six people dead on a highway 400 kilometres south of São … Continue reading

Explosion at Bangladesh Chemical Plant Injures 200

Bangladesh Chem Leak

On the night of August 24, 300 metric tonnes of ammonia gas spread out over the port city of Chittagong after a 500 tonne gas … Continue reading

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Angus Announce New Flourine Free Foam

Respondol ATF is a superior quality synthetic fluorine free foam concentrate designed specifically for general emergency responders faced with a variety of risks in a … Continue reading

E2S Warning Signals Becomes Member Of NFPA

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E2S Warning Signals, the world’s leading independent warning signals manufacturer, is now a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). E2S, which has a … Continue reading

Country Fire Authority Selects Solberg RE-HEALING™ Foam

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Solberg’s Asia Pacific Office announced the securement of a multi-year supply contract for RE-HEALING™ RF3x6% ATC™ foam concentrate to the Country Fire Authority (CFA) of … Continue reading

Britain’s HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier Select Solberg Foam

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Solberg’s EMEA Region Office announced the securement of a supply contract for SOLBERG ARCTICTM 6% AFFF foam concentrate for use on Britain’s newest aircraft carrier … 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

E2S showcase new premium STEx family at ONS Norway 2016

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E2S Warning Signals is showcasing its new STEx premium stainless steel flameproof warning device family for use in aggressive onshore and offshore environments on Stand … Continue reading

INDIAN SPACE AGENCY EMPLOYS SHARPEYE

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INDIAN SPACE AGENCY EMPLOYS SHARPEYE The Indian Space Agency has chosen to select Spectrex SharpEye flame detectors to provide flame detection within their facilities. The … Continue reading

SPECTREX – DUTCH STADIUM PROTECTED BY SHARPEYE

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The Gelredome Soccer Stadium in the Netherlands has recently installed Spectrex flame detectors to provide protection at any of their events, ranging from soccer games … Continue reading

Williams Fire & Hazard Control –

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XTREME FIRE TRAINING WITH THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS Williams Fire & Hazard Control (“Williams”) will once again be hosting its world renowned XTREME Industrial … Continue reading

SOLBERG® Achieves MIL-SPEC Product Certifications on Foam Concentrates ARCTIC 3% and 6% AFFF Are U.S. Military Specification MIL-F-24385F Certified

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Green Bay, Wisconsin – The Solberg Company, the world’s foremost innovator of firefighting foam concentrates and systems hardware, announced today the company has achieved U.S. … Continue reading