Mar 9- Fire crews said that Bloomfield Recycling in Tipton was well alight and that traffic was being disrupted in the Bloomfield Road area.
Mar 8- An ammonia leak scare at a Tyson plant in Springdale forced dozens of workers to evacuate Saturday morning.
Mar 8, JHANSI- Fire broke out in unit-II of Paricha Therma Power Plant following a short circuit on Friday morning.
Mar 8- An explosion reported at the North Towanda Global Tungsten & Powders Corp. plant resulted in no injuries Friday, according to GTP Environmental Manager Carmen Venezia.
Mar 7- A Green Bay Water Utility plant worker was hospitalized for a short period Friday after a chlorine gas leak was detected at the facility on the city’s far east side, authorities said.
Mar 7, CROSSLAKE, Minn. -- A fire late Thursday caused an estimated $1.75 million in damage at a northern Minnesota manufacturing business.
Mar 7- An oil container at a large steel plant caught fire this morning on the Far South Side, but firefighters put out the blaze and reported no injuries.
Mar 7- A 43-year-old Tyler man died at the scene of an industrial accident Thursday afternoon, which occurred at a chemical plant in southwest Terry County.
Mar 7- Beijing: One person was killed and 12 others went missing after an explosion at a chemical plant in northern China on Friday.
Mar 7- Five workers were on Thursday asphyxiated when they entered a rectifier of a waste oil refining unit at Tubinakere Industrial Area on the outskirts of Mandya.
Mar 6- Two employees at Formosa Petrochemical Corp’s naphtha cracker complex in Yunlin County’s Mailiao Township (麥寮) yesterday suffered minor burns after a hydrogen leak at the second oil refinery caused a fire.
Mar 6- A fire at a polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) reclamation plant in Cornwall, Ontario, was sparked by an exploding light bulb, officials say.
Mar 6, COLDWATER — An explosion in a smelter furnace at Aleris International that happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday caused some damage at the Coldwater North facility at 368 W. Garfield Road.
Mar 6, OMSK – Emergency officials in Russia said that an explosion took place Thursday morning at a synthetic rubber plant in the Siberian city of Omsk
Mar 6- An investigation is under way into a fire that broke out on Mar. 3 at TAIF Group’s 7 million tonne/year Nizhnekamsk refinery in Tatarstan, Russia.
Mar 6- Motiva Enterprises LLC’s Convent, Louisiana, refinery restarted a hydrotreater after repairing damages from a fire, a person familiar with the work said.
Mar 6, MOSCOW: Russia's top oil producer Rosneft has stopped a crude distillation unit for five days at its Kuibyshev refinery in the Volga river region after a fire, Rosneft said on Thursday.
Mar 5- A maintenance worker suffered burns in a flash fire at an east Erie industrial plant Tuesday afternoon.
Mar 5, NEWPORT — The Newport Fire Department was dispatched shortly before 8 a.m. today (Wednesday) on a report of an ammonia leak at Hallmark Fisheries, located on the Bayfront.
Mar 5- The Lewistown fire department responded to a 911 call in the wee hours of Monday morning for a fire at the Mountain Meadows plant on Commercial Ave.
Mar 5, BLANCHARD, Louisiana — Officials are investigating the cause of an early morning fire at the UOP Honeywell Plant in Caddo Parish north of Blanchard.
Mar 5, Tokyo: A minor fire broke out at a nuclear power plant in western Japan on Wednesday but there was no fear of a radiation leak, a utility spokesman said.
Mar 4- First responders were called to OPPD's North Omaha Station Tuesday following a report of an explosion.
Mar 4, OMAHA, Neb. —Omaha Fire officials have given the all-clear after an incident at the North Omaha Station on Tuesday morning.
Mar 4- An accident at the Almalyksy chemical plant led to the spill of about 1,200 kg of sulfuric acid.
Mar 4- The Chevron Corp. refinery in El Segundo burned off excess gas Tuesday morning through a flare, with flames reaching as high as 100 feet, according to one witness.
Mar 3, LIMA — A woman was injured as a result of an industrial accident at the Lima Engine Plant shortly before 11 a.m. Monday.
Mar 3, SHIPPINGPORT -- An unusual event -- the lowest of emergency classifications used by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission -- was declared Sunday at the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station, officials said Monday.
Mar 3- Firefighters tackled a fire at a metal refinery in Glossop this morning (Monday).
Mar 3- On February 26, the Stavrolen polyolefins plant at Budennovsk in Russia’s Stavropol region experienced an explosion and fire that injured 15 employees.
Mar 1- Japanese oil refiner TonenGeneral Sekiyu KK said several workers were injured when a fire broke out on Saturday in the residue hydrocracking unit of its Kawasaki plant near Tokyo, but that other refining units were operating normally.
Mar 1- A fire broke out at the Techmer PM facility in Clinton late Wednesday afternoon. Officials said the call came in at around 5 p.m.
Feb 28, Roanoke Co., VA - Fire crews battled a blaze at Adams Construction in Roanoke County late Thursday night and remained on the scene into Friday morning.
Feb 28- A Mount Maunganui chemical plant is on fire sending out plumes of potentially toxic smoke.
Feb 28- Five fire crews were called to a blaze at Environcom in Grantham this morning.
Feb 28- Emergency services from across the Bay of Plenty have been summoned to a chemical plant at Mt Maunganui after an explosion.
Feb 28- Two people are in the hospital after a furnace explosion Friday afternoon at a thermal processing plant on the city's near north side.
Feb 27- The Ngawha geothermal power station near Kaikohe has been declared safe after a buildup of pressure in a safety valve and the possible release of pentane gas.
Feb 27- North Sea producer Taqa Bratani has shut down production at the Harding platform following the death of a worker who fell overboard early on Thursday.
Feb 27- Fire crews responded to a 999 call from Tata Steel at Stocksbridge after an extractor system on an item of machinery went up in flames.
Feb 27, BATON ROUGE, LA - Officials say no one was injured during a small fire that broke out at the ExxonMobil refinery in Baton Rouge.
Feb 26- A huge explosion and fireball at a compressor station south of Tioga this month has raised questions about whether there is any state oversight of such facilities.
Feb 26- A fire at an asphalt plant early Wednesday afternoon was quickly contained.
Feb 26 - A fire broke out at Lukoil's petrochemical plant in the southern Russian city of Budyonnovsk, wounding some, a local Emergency Ministry said on Wednesday.
Feb 26, NEWARK, Ohio - Firefighters battled a roof fire at a the Owens Corning Plant on Case Avenue in Newark Wednesday morning.
Feb 25- The shares of Mumbai-based tyre manufacturer Ceat dipped nearly five per cent on the BSE, after a fire broke out on Sunday at its Bhandup plant disrupting production.
Feb 25, VAN BUREN, Arkansas — Van Buren firefighters have extinguished a fire inside a Simmons Foods plant in Van Buren
Feb 25, UNION, SC - Union County dispatchers confirmed to FOX Carolina News that several fire departments are working a fire at Standard Textile Plant in Union County.
Feb 25- Motiva Enterprises LLC is investigating a fire that broke out on Feb. 24 at its 600,000-b/d refinery in Port Arthur, Tex.
Feb 25- The man died while completing maintenance work at the site in north-east Arnhem Land.
Feb 24, DOMINO, TX - Firefighters in Cass County worked Sunday evening to douse a fire in a wood chip pile at the International Paper Company.
Feb 24- A sprinkler system reportedly controlled fire that broke out in a dust-collection unit at the John Deere facility in Davenport, Iowa.
Feb 24- A malfunctioning instrument transformer positioned on the north side of the main EFCO factory in Monett kept firefighters and city electric crews busy Sunday afternoon.
Feb 24, CONVENT — Workers battled a fire Monday afternoon at Motiva Enterprises’ Convent crude oil refinery in St. James Parish for 45 minutes before extinguishing the blaze, Shell Oil Co. officials said.
Feb 23, HARDEMAN COUNTY, TN - A second explosion is confirmed to have taken place Saturday night at the Kilgore plant in Toone, Tenn.
Feb 23, SALT LAKE CITY — Two workers injured in an explosion at a Tooele County plant remain hospitalized in critical condition.
Feb 22, LOUISVILLE, Ky. —The man killed when he fell down an elevator shaft at a Louisville cement plant has been identified.
Feb 22, SANTA FE SPRINGS - A fire tore through a food manufacturing plant in Santa Fe Springs before firefighters doused the flames Saturday afternoon, officials said.
Feb 22- Firefighters have dealt with toxic fumes at a food processing plant in County Tyrone, after factory staff reported a chemical spill.
Feb 21, TOOELE COUNTY — Two workers received serious burns from an explosion at an industrial plant Friday morning.
Feb 21- A fire was reported to have occurred at a solar cell manufacturing line at Canadian Solar’s production facility in Suzhou, China according to Chinese websites and video footage.
Feb 21- There has been an explosion at the Georgia Pacific wallboard plant outside of Lovell.
Feb 21, TOOELE COUNTY, Utah — Two people were injured in an explosion at the US Magnesium plant in Tooele County Friday morning.
Feb 21- Two US workers, one in California and another in Louisiana, have been reported dead in separate apparent oilfield accidents.
Feb 20, NORTHWOOD - The cause of an explosion Thursday morning at a Northwood AG Products fertilizer storage facility containing sulfuric acid is undetermined, according to Worth County Emergency Management Director Ray Huftalin.
Feb 20- A second fire in as many days erupted at the Citgo Corpus Christi Refining plant on Thursday night.
Feb 19- Fire and emergency crews from New Jersey and Philadelphia are on the scene of a fire that moved through the PSE&G station in Burlington City.
Feb. 19 --Citgo Petroleum Corp. had a fire in a crude unit atmospheric tower at its Corpus Christi, Texas, refinery, two people with knowledge of the situation said.
Feb 18, TORONTO—An explosion at a Toronto chemical plant sent a worker to hospital with burns to his lower legs.
Feb 18- An supply boat worker for Eidesvik Offshore was found dead in the North Sea off Norway on Sunday, the company has told Upstream.
Feb 17- The Morro Bay Police Department says it has determined the location of the possible explosion reported Sunday night.
Feb 17- An early morning fire at an industrial manufacturing facility Monday was likely accidental, fire officials said.
Feb 17, POWDERSVILLE, S.C. —Fire crews were called to an Upstate plant early Monday morning.
Feb 17, BEREA, Ky. - Some tense moments at a central Kentucky factory Monday afternoon because of a fire.
Feb 16, TORONTO - An explosion at a Toronto chemical plant has sent a worker to hospital with burns to his lower legs.
Feb 16, JAKARTA, Indonesia--A fire at a Pertamina refinery on Sumatra on Sunday night has been put out, the state-owned oil-and-gas company said Monday.
Feb 15- A one-alarm fire was reported at a small DuPont chemical plant in the 12700 block of Almeda Road, near West Orem on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 15- Three workers were rescued from a water treatment plant in Tuen Mun after they became trapped in a smoke-filled underground pipe during a fire yesterday.
Feb 14- FIREFIGHTERS have tackled a blaze at a Wearside furniture factory opened by Cherie Blair.
Feb 14, Henrietta, N.Y. -- Several fires crews helped put out a fire at a concrete plant on Jefferson Road Friday morning.
Feb 14- A fire at the Tesoro Refinery site in Salt Lake City Friday left the plant without power for several hours, but no injuries were reported.
Feb 14 - A Whiting Petroleum Corp oil well in North Dakota was leaking drilling fluids after a blowout late on Thursday, company and state officials said on Friday.
Feb 13- Three firetrucks are attending a silo fire on Totara Street that began around 11am.
Feb 13- Two people were injured after an explosion ripped through a gas pipeline in the US, burning houses and cars and sending a fireball into the night sky.
Feb 13- Workers at a Rotherham steel plant dialled 999 when a furnace fire broke out.
Feb 13- One person is hurt after a fire at a manufacturing plant in the St. Louis-area town of Pacific.
Feb. 13 -- An explosion of an ammonia tank pipeline at a dairy and ice cream production and storage plant resulted in one death and three injuries, local emergency services said Thursday.
Feb 13, MOSCOW: Rosneft, Russia's top oil producer, said it had halted oil product output at its 340,000 barrels per day Ryazan refinery after a fire late on Wednesday caused by a railcar crash.
Feb 12, NORTH SIOUX CITY - Officials are investigating after a worker fell 10 feet at a North Sioux City pet-food manufacturer and was hurt.
Feb 12, MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Firefighters have nearly extinguished a blaze at a Connecticut power plant where a 2010 explosion killed six people and injured dozens.
Feb 12, MARTINEZ -- Two workers at the Tesoro refinery in Martinez were injured early Wednesday when they were splashed with acid, firefighters said.
Feb 12- A fire at a Chevron-operated well pad in the Marcellus shale continues to burn as the company works with well control specialists to develop a plan to fight the blaze.
Feb 11-FIRE raging in an open-cut coalmine supplying one of Victoria's biggest power stations is expected to increase uncertainty about the plant's future.
Feb 11, INDIANTOWN, Fla. - Just before 11 a-m Tuesday morning, two workers at the Florida Power and Light plant in Indiantown were injured.
Feb 11, CHICAGO HEIGHTS - No one was injured when a fire erupted in a glass factory Tuesday morning at 1131 Arnold St., fire officials said.
Feb 11, SCHUYLER — A fire that damaged a portion of the roof at Cargill’s beef-processing plant in Schuyler continues to cause problems.
Feb 11- A fire consumed about 800t of charcoal used in the production of steel at ArcelorMittal's (NYSE: MT) Juiz de Fora plant in Brazil's Minas Gerais state, local press reported.
Feb 11, KALONA, Iowa - A fire heavily damaged the northern portion of a former fertilizer plant in Kalona, Tuesday afternoon.
Feb 11- An explosion at a gas well operated by Chevron in the Marcellus shale play sent one person to hospital and left another missing on Tuesday morning, the US supermajor said.
Feb 10- Pine Bluff Fire Officials are investigating the cause of a fire at the Tyson Plant.