Leakage at Mongstad

October 24, 2017 08:58 CEST | Last modified October 24, 2017 08:59 CEST

At 07.14 on Tuesday 24 October a naphtha leakage at Mongstad was reported to our emergency centre.

Employees who are not part of the emergency organisation at the plant were evacuated, and parts of the plant are being shut down. The Statoil emergency response organization has been mobilized and is handling the situation on an ongoing basis.

We have notified the police, ambulance and fire departments according to our procedures, and continue notifying other public authorities.  

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