Aug 25- Three Delaware firefighters were hurt fighting a blaze at a Edgemoor manufacturing plant Thursday afternoon, fire officials said.
Aug 25- Explosion of utility gas destroyed approximately 30 square meters of the warehouse's partition wall of the Coca Cola plant located in the capital city of Russia, Life reports.
Aug 24- Emission of toxic ammonia at a Chittagong fertiliser factory was brought under control yesterday, around 11 hours after a gas tank exploded there, leaving nearly 250 people sick.
Aug 24- An investigation has been launched after an explosion at the Kronospan plant in Chirk.
Aug 24- City firefighters extinguished a blaze inside the TimkenSteel plant at 1835 Dueber Ave. SW on Wednesday evening.
Aug 23- Plant Manager Stacy Greene has confirmed an Industrial accident at Cormetech Inc. in Cleveland.
Aug 23- A blast that occurred at Rompetrol’s Petromedia refinery in Romania has claimed the life of one person and injured four others.
Aug 23- Miami officials say the fire at a Florida Power and Light substation, following reports of an explosion Tuesday afternoon, is under control.
Aug 23- “It was a couple of waste drums that are highly pressurized, and the lid popped off,” said Suzanne Baal, communications manager with Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada. “As a precaution we evacuated the team members that work in the paint shop."
Aug 23- Black smoke billowed out of a West-Miami Dade Florida Power & Light plant on Tuesday afternoon.
Aug 22- Radford Army Ammunition Plant employees are looking into what caused an explosion in the production area.
Aug 22- The Radford Army Ammunition Plant says that a fire that followed an explosion Sunday was quickly extinguished.
Aug 22- Pitt County fire crews are working to put a fire at a Farmville dehydration plant.
Aug 22- A smoldering fire at a sewage treatment plant Monday took firefighters from four departments about seven hours to snuff out, fire and plant officials said. No one was injured.
Aug 22- A wastewater tank exploded and started a fire inside the factory of PTT Phenol Co in the Hemaraj Eastern Industrial Estate, Muang district, early on Monday.
Aug 22- There were no injuries or structural damage following a fire in the insulation stacks at The Mattabassett District wastewater treatment plant early Monday.
Aug 22- Hazelwood and the County Fire Authority (CFA) personnel have quickly extinguished an electrical fire on one of the mine’s coal dredgers early on the morning of 22 August.
Aug 22- Four people were injured in a fire and blast at Romania's Black Sea Petromidia crude refinery, deputy Interior Minister Raed Arafat said on Monday.
Aug 22- Firefighters battled a fire Monday night at a plant operated by a company that uses extracts from plants to make flavorings for the food and beverage industry, according to the police.
Aug 22-The 2016 Oil & Gas UK Health & Safety report says personal safety performance throughout the UK’s offshore oil and gas sector continued to improve in 2015.
Aug 21- Calumet fire response crews and firefighters from Bossier Parish Fire District No. 1 made quick work of a fire at Calumet Princeton Refining Saturday morning.
Aug 20- A high-pressure hydrogen line ruptured, causing what sounded like an explosion and sparking a fire Saturday morning at an oil refinery in Bossier Parish.
Aug 20- Firefighters with the Sale Creek Volunteer Fire Department are battling a major industrial fire at the Forterra Plant on Industrial Boulevard. Forterra is an industrial equipment supplier.
Aug 20- Six fire departments battled a blaze that destroyed a large three-story building on Blaisdell Avenue in the Black Brook section of Lakeport, Aug. 21, 1966, The Citizen reported, 50 years ago this week.
Aug 20- Emergency crews say at least one person was airlifted from a paper mill in the Little Cypress area Saturday evening.
Aug 19- Fire and rescue squad put out a minor fire at a petrochemical complex in Iran’s southwestern port of Bandar Imam Khomeini on Friday morning.
Aug 19- Fire crews have brought a blaze at a commercial premises in Co Clare under control.
Aug 19- Managua, Aug 19 (efe_epa).- Nicaraguan authorities are trying to control a fire Friday after two oil tanks exploded at the country's only storage terminal located on the pacific coast, and have also begun the evacuation of people in neighboring areas.
Aug 19- An employee of Marathon Petroleum Corp's Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas was taken to a hospital in Galveston, Texas on Friday for exposure to chemical fumes, a company spokesman said.
Aug 19- A Johnston County auto parts maker closed its doors Friday about a month ahead of schedule.
Aug 18- At least five people were killed and several more injured by a boiler explosion at a nickel mine processing plant in Guatemala.
Aug 18- A gas line exploded Thursday at the shuttered Entergy power plant in the Michoud area in New Orleans East, injuring eight people, one of them seriously, authorities said.
Aug 18-For the second time this month, a fire has started from a suspected lightning strike at a corn stover storage site for the DuPont cellulosic ethanol plant in Nevada.
Aug 18- Firefighters spent 45 minutes extinguishing a propane fire that erupted at a the Arrowhead Water Company in the 600 block of North Main Street around 12:30 a.m. Thursday.
Aug 18- The New Orleans Fire Department responded to a 20-inch gas line rupture Thursday afternoon at the recently closed Entergy Michoud plant.
Aug 17- A three-alarm fire at the Nabisco factory on Route 208 forced the evacuation of the building for over an hour on Wednesday but caused no injuries or significant damage, police said.
Aug 17- Crews have been called to a fire at the Alcoa plant. The call came just before 11 a.m. on Wed., Aug. 17, 2016 to the southwest part of the plant.
Aug 17- Firefighters quickly put out a fire near a packing plant on Lakeshore Road early this morning, but it's unclear how the fire started.
Aug 17- ExxonMobil Corp shut a crude distillation unit at its 502,500 barrel per day (bpd) Baton Rouge refinery on Tuesday as flooding disrupted operations at a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage facility, sources familiar with plant operations said.
Aug 16- Northwest Fire District crews responded to a fire at an electrical substation in the area of Avra Valley Road near I-10, after several 911 calls about heavy smoke and flames and a possible building on fire.
Aug 16- Fire crews were called at about 2am to the plant where about 5000 litres of nitric acid and a caustic alkali spilled from storage tanks into a containment area.
Aug 16- Firefighters worked throughout the night to bring a fire at a recycling plant under control.
Aug 16- Total SA shut a reformer, sulfur recovery unit and a pressure swing adsorption unit at the company's 225,500 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery after a small fire was extinguished on Tuesday, said sources familiar with plant operations.
Aug 15- Multiple fire departments were called to the Cargill plant in Lewisburg after animal feed caught fire.
Aug 15- Emergency crews have extinguished a fire that sparked at the Invista plant in New Hanover County Monday morning.
Aug 15- A fire that started in a processing unit on Monday at Phillips 66's 260,000 barrel per day Lake Charles refinery in Louisiana, has been put out with no injuries reported, an emergency management official said.
Aug 15- Meghmani Organics Ltd has announced that an accidental fire broke out at 10:20 PM on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 in one of the manufacturing sections of its Beta Blue plant. The fire was under control around 12:20 midnight i.e. within 2 hours.
Aug 15- A worker escaped serious injury Monday during an industrial accident near the Soda Springs Monsanto plant.
Aug 14- A fire Saturday evening caused extensive damage to the Cloverleaf Farms meat processing plant in New Hamburg.
Aug 14- Chilliwack firefighters battled a huge blaze at a local recycling facility Sunday morning.
Aug 14- Dozens of firefighters tackled a blaze at an industrial site in the early hours of this morning.
Aug 12- Four unidentified people died and four others were injured in a massive chemical blast at an explosive manufacturing unit at Sripura village near Rawatbhata in Chittorgarh on Thursday.
Aug 13- A flash fire injured seven people, four critically, working for a Houston-based contractor late Friday at a southeast Texas crude oil storage facility.
Aug 13- KFDM and 6 News on Fox has learned from Deputy Marcus Mclellan that a total of seven people have been reported injured in a flash fire at the Sunoco plant off Twin City Highway near Spurlock in Jefferson County, just outside of Nederland.
Aug 13- City of Lockport Fire Chief Patrick Brady declared the fire at a tire recycling plant "out" Saturday afternoon. It had been burning since early Wednesday evening.
Aug 13- Dozens of employees at Bronco Winery were evacuated Saturday afternoon when a pipe broke leading to an ammonia leak.
Aug 13- The death toll in the power plant explosion in central China's Hubei Province has risen to 22, the government said today.
Aug 12- The cause of the explosion at the power plant in Michigan was a fire in the electrical installation area of the facility.
Aug 12- Two separate incidents have resulted in five people being injured at a Jackson County metals company. The most recent happened late Wednesday afternoon at the Tennessee Alloys Company in Bridgeport.
Aug 12- A large fire in a Dycore oil plant on Ambachtsweg in Oosterhout on Friday led to the evacuation of homes and businesses in a 500 meter radius around the fire.
Aug 12- A wood furniture manufacturing plant at Sitio Ibabao in Barangay Agus, Lapu-Lapu City was gutted by fire past 1:00 a.m. Friday.
Aug 12-A fire was reported early Friday morning near a water treatment facility near Heritage Park.
Aug 12- Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co. resumed operations Sunday at the 24 Mbpd vacuum distillation unit of its 160 Mbpd Hokkaido refinery after the unit caught fire earlier last week.
Aug 12- The smoke could be seen for miles. An explosion at a DTE Energy plant in St. Clair County has closed the facility indefinitely, but fortunately everyone got out of the plant safely.
Aug 12- Crews are still at the scene of a fire that tore through part of a citrus packing plant in the South Valley.
Aug 12-North Battleford firefighters responded to an outside equipment fire at the Northland Power plant Friday at 8:25 a.m.
Aug 11- A truck, a multicab, and two motorcycles were destroyed after butane canisters that the truck was carrying exploded following a collision with a school service vehicle at the South Coastal Road in San Isidro, Talisay City yesterday morning.
Aug 11- A chlorine leak at the Detroit Waste Water Treatment on Thursday prompted a HAZMAT Level 3 response, according to the city’s fire department.
Aug 11- A fire Wednesday evening at the Entek Manufacturing plant caused about $10,000 in damage.
Aug 11- The plant is located near Front Street and I-435. The utility said it was a fire at a substation.
Aug 11- Authorities evacuated the Four Corners Power Plant near Fruitland today after a chemical fire broke out inside decommissioned equipment.
Aug 11- Six appliances were sent to the blaze at Newtown Industrial Estate, Crosskeys, which broke out at about 07:00 BST on Thursday.
Aug 11- Narendra Modi will visit Vietnam, China and Laos in September, will attend G20 summit in Hangzhou (China) and ASEAN summit in Laos.
Aug 11- A 51-year-old man who sustained chemical burns to his face, chest, back and waist was airlifted to Memorial Herman Hospital via LifeFlight after he was sprayed by about gallon of a corrosive lubricant substance at a chemical plant in Deer Park.
Aug 11- A blaze broke out on Thursday at Motiva Enterprises [MOTIV.UL] 235,000 barrel per day (bpd) Convent, Louisiana refinery, heavily damaging the structure of the heavy oil hydrocracker before being extinguished in the afternoon, sources familiar with plant operations said.
Aug 11- A high-pressure steam pipe exploded at a power station in central China on Thursday, killing 21 people and injuring five others, an official newspaper reported.
Aug 11- Officials have said the fire at the St. Clair Power Plant is about 80 percent under control.
Aug 11- A fire Thursday at a refinery along the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Baton Rouge has been extinguished.
Aug 11- The Joplin Fire Department extinguished a fire Wednesday morning at the Hampshire Pet Products plant, 7502 E. 26th St.
Aug 10- A team of salvage experts has been airlifted onto stricken rig Transocean Winner after it ran aground in the Western Isles off Scotland as diesel was reported to have leaked into the sea amid severe weather that is hampering the salvage effort.
Aug 10- Operations have been suspended at the Bostik Inc. plant in Greenville after a large fire heavily damaged the facility Tuesday night.
Aug 10- Two fuel tanks ruptured as firefighters spent a second night battling flames at the tyre recycling facility inferno in Cornwall.
Aug 10- Crews with the Doña Ana County Fire and Emergency Services extinguished a fire at a chemical plant in Mesquite on Wednesday morning.
Aug 10- On Aug. 5, a lightning strike caused a fire at a feedstock storage area a few miles from DuPont’s cellulosic ethanol plant in Nevada, Iowa.
Aug 10- Crews fought a fire at Bostik Inc. plant on Pelham Road Tuesday night, according to firefighters at Pelham Batesville Fire Department.
Aug 10- An explosion rocked a part of the oil refinery in Haina (south) where a fired ensued Wednesday afternoon, while an image by first responders Emergencia_RD shows ...
Aug 9- One person died in an industrial plant accident on Tuesday morning, the Denver Fire Department said.
Aug 9- The couple who run a tyre recycling plant ravaged by fire say Cornwall's emergency services "deserve all the praise they get."
Aug 8- The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of a small explosion Monday morning at the Voluntary Purchasing Group fertilizer plant in Bonham.
Aug 8- Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co said it has resumed operations on Sunday at the 24,000 barrel per day (bpd) vacuum distillation unit at its 160,000-bpd Hokkaido refinery, in northern Japan, after the unit caught fire earlier last week.
Aug 8- The fire took hold of around 200 tonnes of general household waste, at the Southampton Recycling Centre on Marchwood Industrial Park.
Aug 8- Firefighters put out a large fire at a Fremont recycling plant shortly after it sparked.
Aug 8- Employees at Hearthstone Homes are still at work despite an early morning fire Friday that caused more than $2 million in damages at their Dandridge facility.
Aug 8- A gas pipeline explosion in southern Iran has killed one person and injured three others, the IRNA press agency reported on August 6.
Aug 7- A contract worker was injured by an electric shock on Sunday while working on a coking unit at Marathon Petroleum Corp's Galveston Bay refinery in Texas City, Texas, a Marathon spokesman said.
Aug 7- A fire that broke out at a Cambridge manufacturing plant early Saturday morning caused an estimated $100,000 damage.
Aug 7- Eight fire crews from three local stations have been sent to fight the chemical fire in Lye, Stourbridge.
Aug 7- An explosion at a metal recycling plant in North Minneapolis started a fire on Friday afternoon.
Aug 6- An official says the death of an employee at a Georgia waste water treatment plant was an accident.
Aug 6- A fire that broke out Saturday afternoon in a candle factory in North Hollywood was quickly snuffed, Los Angeles firefighters said.