Jul 8- Happening now, authorities are on the scene of a recycling plant explosion near Danville.
Jul 8- Emergency personnel responded to the Flanders plant, in Greenport, at about 1:10 p.m. Monday after a fire forced an evacuation of the air filter manufacturer.
Jul 8- A fire inside a corn bin at the Abengoa Ethanol plant in Posey County prompts the response of fire departments from three states.
Jul 8- One of the two people injured in a fire at the Chevron Phillips refinery in Port Arthur is recovering at a Houston hospital.
Jul 7- A fire broke out early Monday morning causing “significant damage” to the former Atlas Steel plant in Welland.
Jul 7- Firefighters responded on Monday afternoon to a small explosion and fire at the Duke Energy Hines Energy Complex near Bartow, officials said.
Jul 7, DALTON, Ga. -- Dalton police and fire officials are investigating an explosion at the MFG Chemical plant.
Jul 7- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently cited Inferno Wood Pellet Inc. after a combustible wood dust explosion and fire occurred at the company's plant in East Providence, R.I., injuring a worker and partially demolishing the building.
Jul 6- PLYMOUTH, Minn. - One person was hospitalized after a fire at a plant in Plymouth on Sunday.
Jul 6, COLUMBUS, Ohio — Residents were able to return to their homes after officials lifted an evacuation order around a Columbus plant amid concerns of a possible explosion caused by chemicals being mixed together.
Jul 5- WILSON, N.C. -- For the second time in two weeks, fire breaks out at a Wilson tire plant.
Jul 4, CLEVELAND - Cleveland fire and HAZMAT crews responded to a situation at PPG Automotive coatings, a chemical plant located on the 3800 block of W.143rd.
Jul 4- A fire that broke out at an Otara bitumen plant earlier today is now out, but fire crews are still keeping watch on hot spots.
Jul 4- A unit of Showa Shell Sekiyu KK said on Friday it had shut the 155,000 barrels per day (bpd) No.3 crude distillation unit (CDU) at Yokkaichi refinery at the end of June for unplanned repair work.
Jul 4- A fire at the Great Dane plant in Statesboro Thursday afternoon temporarily disrupted work. Firefighters responded to flames and heavy smoke on Gateway Pond House Drive.
Jul 3- Chemical Blast Kills One, Injures Several Others at GM Stamping Plant.
Jul 3- Officials at the Arkalon Ethanol Plant released the following statement Wednesday afternoon.
Jul 2, BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — Company officials say air releases from an early June fire inside a refrigeration unit at Westlake Chemical Corp.'s vinyls plant in Ascension Parish did not exceed pollution limits.
Jul 2- A fire contained to ductwork caused no injuries or property damage at Big River United Energy’s ethanol production facility in Dyersville on Monday evening.
Jul 2- Two workers were taken to hospital following an incident at the Shell Sarnia Manufacturing Centre near Corunna Wednesday.
Jul 2- Two workers were taken to hospital following an incident at the Shell Sarnia Manufacturing Centre near Corunna Wednesday.
Jul 1, VALDOSTA, GA - Everything is back to normal at a power plant in Valdosta after an afternoon fire there.
Jul 1- A large blaze is taking place at a recycling plant in Casares, Malaga. A huge amount of thick black smoke has been flying out of the building and can be seen from many areas of Costa del Sol.
Jul 1, MARION, IND. — A chemical explosion Tuesday at a General Motors metal-stamping plant in Indiana killed a contractor and injured several others, authorities said.
Jul 1- A fire broke out in China's north-eastern city of Dalian on Monday when oil leaked to the surface from a ruptured underground pipeline, according to reports.
Jun 30- Fire trucks and other emergency responders arrive at Conestoga Energy’s Arkalon Ethanol Plant shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday after reports of an explosion in a natural gas burner on the plant’s feed dryer system.
May 30- Several people were treated for smoke inhalation and other nonlife-threatening injuries after a large fire Saturday at the fire plant in Wilson, North Carolina.
Jun 30- Seward County Firefighters were called out Sunday evening to Conestoga's Akalalon Ethanal Plant east of Liberal on the reports of an explosion at the plant.
Jun 30- Fire crews responded to another fire call this morning at the Latex Foam International building at 510 River Road (Route 110) in Shelton.
Jun 30- Marathon Petroleum spokeswoman Angelia Graves said an operational problem at the Canton refinery led the facility to vent hydrocarbons, which appeared to some passers-by that the facility was on fire.
Jun 30- The operation of the Gokongwei-led JG Summit Petrochemical Corp. (JGSPC) in Batangas City was temporarily put on hold after its naphtha cracker plant in the city broke down, causing a big fire that alarmed the church and the local community.
Jun 29- WILSON, N.C.-- Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a massive fire at the Bridgestone-Firestone tire plant in Wilson.
Jun 27- Eleven people are feared killed after a huge blast took place at a gas pipeline near Oil and Natural Gas Corporation's gas connection station in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early Friday morning, officials said.
Jun 27, JESSUP — The largest fire in the borough since the 1960s destroyed a factory in the industrial park Friday, with exploding metal barrels sending shrapnel flying more than 100 feet from the building.
Jun 27- Officials with the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal say a massive fire at the former Wickes bumper plant was set intentionally and caused $1-million damage.
Jun 27- Some residents and businesses near a Greenville chemical plant were evacuated after a fire at the plant Friday morning.
Jun 26, WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - One person was injured Thursday when a gas line ruptured, causing an explosion in Wharton County, according to Wharton County Emergency Management.
Jun 26- Security officers at the plant said information about the cause of the fire and the extent of the man's injuries will be released by the company at a later ...
Jun 25- DUNHAM TWP.-An explosion at an industrial cleaning business north of Belpre sent three employees to local hospitals with burn wounds and elicited the response of dozens of first responders to contain and secure the scene along Ohio 7 on Tuesday morning.
Jun 25- Fire investigators are still determining what caused a fire at Gerdau Long Steel North America’s Dinwiddie, Virginia plant late ...
Jun 25- Officials say there were no injuries at a coal fire at the ADM Co-Gen plant in Clinton, Iowa.
Jun 24, UPDATE: LONGVIEW – At least one firefighter was treated at the scene of a two-alarm fire in Longview Tuesday.
Jun 25- An explosion at a chemical production plant in Bécancour forced the evacuation of several companies in the area, although employees working for the plant where the explosion happened were told to stay put.
Jun 24- CORRIGAN, TX - It's been nearly two months since the deadly fire at the Corrigan Georgia-Pacific plant.
Jun 24- A biomass-fired power plant in the Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, India has been destroyed following a fire on 22 June.
Jun 24- A fire at a metal recycling plant has been brought under control after more than 40 firefighters worked at the scene overnight.
Jun 24, YAKIMA, Wash. — A fuel storage tank slated for disposal at the Pacific Steel and Recycling plant exploded Monday afternoon, creating a loud boom heard around Terrace Heights.
Jun 24- Four people have been killed and two others injured in an explosion at a copper mine in southeast Russia, a Russian news agency reported on June 22.
Jun 18- North Dakota health officials revealed a pair of recent spill in the state and said they are working on remediation plans.
Jun 17- A fire broke out at Russia's Kirishi refinery owned by Surgutneftegaz, the Emergencies Ministry said on Tuesday.
Jun 17- An explosion caused a fire at a plastics factory in the south of the Netherlands on Tuesday, but the flames were quickly extinguished and no one was hurt, emergency services said.
Jun 16- A faulty pump motor caused of a small fire Monday at Solvay Chemicals at 3500 Industrial Way in Longview.
Jun 16- ExxonMobil Corp. is investigating a fire that occurred on June 13 at its 60,000-b/d refinery in Billings, Mont.
Jun 16- Two engineers were killed Monday due to suspected leakage of carbon monoxide in Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, company officials said.
Jun 16, LORAIN, Ohio — Three people were treated for injuries at the hospital and then released after an explosion at Republic Steel.
Jun 16- Russia's top oil producer Rosneft has halted production at its east Siberian Achinsk refinery after a fire killed at least six people, industry sources said on Monday.
Jun 14- VADODARA: A major fire broke out at a chemical unit located at Nandesari-GIDC here on Friday morning.
Jun 13- Columbia, SC (WLTX) A chlorine leak occured at the City of Columbia Water Treatment plant around 7:44 PM Friday night.
Jun 13- A fire at ExxonMobil refinery east of Billings sent heavy, black smoke over portions of Lockwood on Friday.
Jun 12, PATNA, India – At least six people were killed and 29 more injured in an explosion and a subsequent gas pipeline leak on Thursday at a government-run steel plant in central India, a plant spokesman said.
Jun 12- Concerns have been raised about flaring from the Stanlow oil refinery which generated a plume of thick black smoke visible from miles around.
Jun 11, NEW YORK — An early morning fire at Novelis Inc.'s aluminum plant in Berea, Ky., June 11 has caused the facility to temporarily shut down.
Jun 11- A fire broke out at the large crude unit of the Phillips 66 refinery Wednesday afternoon in Billings.
Jun 10, LOCKPORT – Fire caused by a ruptured hydraulic fluid line did an estimated $50,000 damage to an industrial heating unit Tuesday at the Delphi plant on Upper Mountain Road, Assistant Chief Joseph A. Morello said.
Jun 10- Gas supplies to the power plant not affected, company says as electrical fire put out.
Jun 10, COLUMBIA FALLS, Montana — Explosions and a fire rocked a fiberboard plant Tuesday in northwest Montana, but all of the workers inside were safely led from the building, and no major injuries were reported, authorities said.
Jun 10- Three people were hurt in a chemical plant blast in east China's Zhejiang Province on Tuesday night, local firefighters said.
Jun 10- A state-run oil refinery in Nanjing is still in flames from an oil tank fire after firefighters thought they had stemmed a five-hour blaze from an earlier explosion.
Jun 09--Two people were injured in an explosion at TranTech Radiator Products in Edgefield this morning.
Jun 9, TOKYO- An explosion ripped through an oil refinery and triggered a fire in eastern Chinese Nanjing city, Monday, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.
Jun 9, BANGKOK - A fire damaged a diesel-production unit on Monday at the 215,000 barrels-per-day Rayong plant operated by Thai refiner IRPC, the company's chief executive told Reuters.
Jun 9- A tank containing hydrochloric acid collapsed at a Cinderford factory tonight.
Jun 9- A fire today damaged a petrochemical plant in eastern Thailand, sending smoke billowing for kilometres and forcing nearby residents to flee their homes.
Jun 8- Multiple agencies from across the Iron Range responded to a fire atop the seven-story Hibbing Public Utilities steam plant on Saturday night.
Jun 8- Four persons were injured in an explosion at a Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) refilling plant in Barangay Paing here last Friday.
Jun 7, QUETTA: The fire which broke out at the Guddu power plant has been brought under control after four hours.
Jun 6- An explosion at a coal-fired power plant near Kosovo's capital Pristina has left 3 people dead, according to media reports.
Jun 6- A fire damaged a manufacturing plant in Greeneville.
Jun 5- A man was critically burned in an explosion at U.S. Magnesium. The explosion was reported at the plant, near the southwest shore of the Great Salt Lake, about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday
Jun 4- Two workers at Ardagh Glass have been treated for smoke inhalation and one for burns to his feet after a leak during a routine maintenance at a molten glass plant.
Jun 4- A leak in a Saint John industrial park has been fixed and traffic is now flowing again, according to the Saint John Police.
Jun 4- Already, Leadership learnt that the group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr Andrew Yakubu, has summoned the managing director of one of the NNPC’s strategic business units, Mr Paul Obelley, to its corporate headquarters in Abuja, over the fire incident.
Jun 3- Sharon Bio-Medicine announced that a fire erupted in one of the API and Intermediate Pant located at Plot no W-34 & W-34/1, MIDC, Taloja, Dist. Raigad, Maharashtra.
Jun 3, MONTREAL — Police in Boisbriand are helping the local fire department with an explosion in a plastics plant that happened Tuesday at 8:33 a.m.
Jun 3- An explosion and fire were reported at a Shell chemical plant in the Netherlands late on Tuesday night, the local fire department said in a tweet.
Jun 3, BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP, MI — A man was killed in an industrial accident at a Buena Vista steel plant, the Buena Vista Fire Department reports.
Jun 3, PINE GROVE - A massive fire destroyed a former manufacturing facility and later a water bottling company in the borough Monday afternoon.
Jun 3, MUMBAI (Reuters) - Reliance Industries Ltd said a minor fire broke out at its poly butadiene rubber plant in Vadodara on Tuesday morning and that it would not have any impact on production.
Jun 3, BREMEN - State investigators say static electricity from fiberglass caught a bucket of acetone on fire, causing last night’s big fire at Charleston Corporation near Bremen.
Jun 2- Because of the West, Texas, fire and explosion, a fire at a fertilizer plant in the town of Athens, Texas, made news in Texas, but it was not seen as anything more than another common fire like what occurs everywhere, every day across the nation by most national media.
Jun 2- Cooper Tire executives have confirmed that reports of a fire at the company’s Cooper Chengshan (Shandong)Tire Company Ltd. (CCT) manufacturing plant in Rongcheng, China were correct.
Jun 2 - Oil giant BP said power was disrupted at its Rotterdam refinery but reports of a fire were inaccurate.
Jun 1- The Marietta warehouse destroyed by a May 23 fire housed highly flammable and toxic chemicals, including some linked to cancer and other health threats, an AJC examination found.
Jun 1- A large blaze that started Saturday destroyed four buildings totaling 200,000 square-feet at the Shoei Foods plant on Feather River Boulevard, Cal Fire said.
Jun 1- Firefighters say a blaze at an Auckland pharmaceuticals factory was caused by an electrical fault.
May 31- A building at a factory in Hunan Province, China that produces gunpowder for use in fireworks was obliterated following an explosion that rocked a neighboring community on the morning of May 28.
May 30- An ammonia leak at the ethanol plant east of Boyceville sent an unidentified man to the hospital on Thursday afternoon.
May 30- Colorado Springs Utilities confirms that the Drake Power plant fire was caused by a mechanic who changed the wrong filter.
May 29, REBECCA, GA - The Turner County Fire Department says employees have been hospitalized after a chemical accident at a vegetable plant near Rebecca.
May 29, ATHENS, Texas (AP) - Police say they've cordoned off a five-block radius from an East Texas farming supply lot where a firefighters are battling a fertilizer fire.