May 25- Cenovus Energy Inc. has shut down production at its Foster Creek oilsands and Athabasca natural gas operations due to a nearby forest fire.
May 24- Officials said a debris fire that occurred Saturday afternoon in St. Paul was likely caused by spontaneous combustion.
May 22- Heavy smoke could be seen pouring from a South Philadelphia refinery Friday evening.
May 22- A Danville fire official says a building at a fiberboard plant sustained heavy damage from a fire.
May 21- A plant that makes feed for mink in Canard, N.S. lost one of its buildings in an overnight fire.
May 20- A smelting plant owned by Press Metal Bhd's 80%-subsidiary Press Metal Bintulu Sdn Bhd caught fire last Sunday in Samalaju Industrial Park, Bintulu, Sarawak.
May 20- Firefighters from North Charleston and Charleston Fire Departments have cleared the scene after spending Wednesday morning and part of the afternoon extinguishing the remnants of a fire at Sonoco Recycling plant that started Tuesday.
May 20- Firefighters from a number of companies were out overnight due to a fire at the Newton power plant.
May 20- Firefighters responded Wednesday evening for a report of smoke coming from the International Paper plant, 4600 C Street SW.
May 19- Repairs are under way after a fire at Graham Packaging Plant in Fremont caused an estimated $75,000 in damages.
May 19- A fire broke out at a refinery belonging to Russia's Rosneft on May 18, but it was quickly put out and did not affect the plant's operation, the press service of the Komsomolsk refinery said on Tuesday.
May 19- A processing unit at the Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo flared Monday night, producing a bright flame visible from some distance but causing no injuries, refinery officials said today.
May 19- Firefighters in Cap-Pelé, N.B. were kept busy on Victoria Day battling a fire that destroyed a prominent local business.
May 18- STAFF at a car parts factory hit by fire have been praised by their boss and a leading fire fighter for how they dealt with the blaze.
May 18- Authorities say one worker is dead and another has been injured in a fire at a metal recycling plant in Anderson.
May 18- Fire caused a chemical spill Monday. It happened at Orbiter Research. The company is on the corner of Gemini Court and Mercury ...
May 18- Employees at Alstom's boiler facility in Chattanooga were evacuated Monday afternoon due to a smoldering pipe.
May 18- City firefighters were called to a small fire that produced heavy smoke at ArcelorMittal's 7 Tandem Mill at about 9 a.m. Friday.
May 18- The Civil Defense teams were successful in extinguishing fire that broke out at a power station that feed parts of Rei Bakhsh district in Makkah on Saturday.
May 18- Officials said a bright flare at a refinery reported by multiple citizens on Twitter was "under control" Monday night.
May 17- A waste disposal plant in Madhya Pradesh was completely burnt down when its machinery caught fire on Sunday afternoon.
May 16- Incident in the oil refinery in Burgas required evacuation of workers. The air is not polluted. Lukoil Neftochim – Burgas company reported that in the conduct of commissioning works of amine absorber occurred depressurisation of safety-valve with precautionary locally ignition.
May 16- An air-conditioning unit in a seawater pump house at the first nuclear power plant in New Taipei caught fire Saturday but the blaze was put out immediately, Taiwan Power Company said.
May 16- A man has been killed in a workplace accident at a metal refinery in north Queensland.
May 16- A chemical leak in northern China has killed eight people and injured two others.
May 15- A fire broke out on the territory of the Burgas-based Lukoil Neftochim refinery on Friday.
May 15- THESE are the dramatic pictures of what appeared to be smoke and flames coming from a Hampshire refinery.
May 15- Officials were able to put out a fire at the SRP San Tan Generating Plant in Gilbert, Arizona.
May 15- Eight workers at the ArcelorMittal plant in Weirton were hospitalized Friday following what was described as a “small fire.”
May 15- The Columbus Division of Fire has determined the cause of a large fire two week ago at Phoenix Recycling Inc.
May 15- A chemical spill at the Husky Oil plant Friday morning forced emergency crews to ask a few businesses in Saskatoon’s North Industrial area to shut down early.
May 15- Scheduled maintenance going awry caused firemen from seven fire companies to be called out to one of Crawford County’s largest employers early today.
May 15- Bodal Chemicals Ltd has informed BSE that on May 14, 2015, around 6.45 p.m. approx, there was fire at the Company''s Unit-IV situated at Phase-II, G.I.D.C., Vatva, Ahmedabad at plant area and storage area situated at the unit-IV.
May 14- Fire officials say a fire damaged a power plant in Wilmington.Firefighters responded to the blaze that broke out late Tuesday at the Hay Road facility owned by Calpine Corp. and ...
May 14- A low haze of smoke could be seen on Thompson Street in Jenkins Township on Wednesday morning after a fire broke out in a local manufacturing company,...
May 14- Akron Fire was called out to 600 East Exchange Street at approximately 4:10 a.m. for a fire at Recycling Coordinators.
May 14- At least 45 workers are confirmed dead and another 25 or more remain missing after a fire broke out at noon on Wednesday inside the Kentex factory on the northern outskirts of Metro Manila in the Philippines.
May 13- A chemical fire at Acton Technologies near Pittston broke out around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, forcing a nearby high school to evacuate, reports wnep.com.
May 13- A fire at a Delmarva Power facility in Edgemoor reached two alarms before being brought under control, Wilmington Fire Chief Anthony Goode announced Wednesday.
May 12- Eight labourers, working at Tata Steel's proposed ferrochrome plant near Chamakhandi in Ganjam district, sustained burn injuries after fire engulfed a camp office at the site on Monday.
May 12- City employees reported a fire in the attic at the Waste Water Treatment Plant in Snoqualmie at 11:19 a.m. on Saturday, April 25. No injuries were reported, but damage costs rose to more than $20,000.
May 12- An ammonia leak found at Blue Bell Creameries in Broken Arrow on Sunday morning prompted a couple of nearby businesses to be temporarily shut down, and it was quickly fixed, said the plant manger.
May 12- Authorities are probing the death of a 34-year-old Brantford man at the Imperial Oil refinery in Nanticoke on Monday.
May 11- Numaligarh Refinery Ltd said on Monday it had extinguished a fire at the hydrocracker unit at its 60,000-barrel-per-day plant in Assam and had resumed the process of starting up the entire plant in phases.
May 11- A fire hit Shell's 141,000-barrel-per-day Wesseling refinery in Germany on Sunday, but was extinguished the same day, Shell said on Monday.
May 11- Firefighters battled a blaze at the Coca-Cola bottling plant in Twinsburg on Monday.
May 11- Authorities in Jefferson County are investigating a fire at a Johnsonville Sausage location.
May 11- Crews from the Fairfield fire department and a chemical company acted quickly to stop an acid leak that started early Monday morning.
May 9- Hillsborough County Fire Rescue and Hazmat crews are responding to a fire near a refinery in Hillsborough Friday afternoon.
May 9- A large explosion has rocked the Indian Point nuclear plant in upstate New York, the facility's management reported.
May 8- · Glasgow Fire Department sent all 15 city firefighters on duty Thursday afternoon to the fire and called in several others,...
May 8- Five of six workers injured at the Aspropyrgos oil refinery west of Athens were in critical condition at different hospitals on Friday with extensive burns from a fire that broke out early in the morning.
May 8- A fire broke out at Hellenic Petroleum's main facility outside Athens during maintenance work on Friday, injuring six workers, police said.
May 8- Fire destroyed a fish plant in Shelburne County on Friday afternoon.
May 8- Several fire departments were called to a fire at Golden Peanut this evening in Headland.
May 7- Several agencies responded to Branchville Wood Products after overhead hoppers that collect dust caught fire Wednesday.
May 7- A portion of the QubicaAMF plant was back up and running Wednesday following a Tuesday afternoon silo fire, with company officials hoping to be back in full production next week.
May 7- Firefighters have evacuated the Genpak Plant on Alymer Street after the roof of the building began to collapse this morning.
May 7- Authorities evacuated a North Dakota town on Wednesday following the latest in a string of fiery accidents involving trains transporting crude oil.
May 7- The fire was quickly contained and caused minor structural damage as well as damage to the electrical system and overhead cranes. Synalloy ...
May 7- Findlay firefighters were called to the scene of a minor fire at the Werk-Brau Co., 616 N. Blanchard St., Wednesday morning.
May 7- A fire at Trace Die Cast this afternoon is sending one person for medical treatment.
May 7- Mexican state oil company Pemex confirmed on May 5 that an incident on the offshore maintenance rig Troll Solution in the southern Bay of Campeche killed two workers and injured a further 10.
May 6- Hazlehurst Wood Pellets HR Director Chris Tanner tells News 3 that four employees were injured in a flash fire that occurred around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon.
May 6- Emergency crews have contained a fire in the area of the Kapstone plant in North Charleston.
May 6- A fire broke out at a Tacoma oil refinery Wednesday morning and threatened to collapse a stack filled with crude oil.
May 6- A crude oil fire at the U.S. Oil and Refining Co. burned for almost two hours Wednesday, sending plumes of black smoke over the Port of Tacoma, but it didn't cause any injuries, according to a company spokesman.
May 5- No injuries have been reported from a fire that broke out April 29 at a compounding plant operated by Teknor Apex Co. in Oldbury.
May 5- Two Chicopee firefighters were injured at the scene of a fire early Tuesday at Callaway Golf manufacturing plant on Meadow Street.
May 5- A 53-year-old man has died while performing maintenance at a wastewater treatment plant at a Chrysler factory in Detroit.
May 5- Mexican oil company Pemex said an accident on Tuesday has left an offshore maintenance rig in the southern Bay of Campeche listing, killing two workers, but has not affected crude production.
May 4- A short-lived fire inside a catalytic reformer at Northern Tier Energy’s refinery in St. Paul Park forced a brief evacuation of a handful of employees Monday.
May 4- The inquiry team probing the blast in Aligarh-based Harduaganj power plant that left three people dead and 16 injured has found that the incident took place during a welding operation close to the turbine.
May 4- A powerful explosion at the KML Technology factory in Nonthaburi Monday morning killed one female worker and injured more than 20, three of them seriously.
May 4- Unit 1 of the Tihange nuclear plant in the province of Liege was reconnected to the power grid on Monday afternoon after an incident in the morning, Serge Dauby, head of communications at the plant, told Xinhua.
May 4- A fire that started in an exhaust vent at U.S. Tsubaki in Holyoke Sunday night spread to the roof of the building before firefighters could extinguish it.
May 4- A “significant leak” of chlorine occurred today inside the city’s waste water treatment plant on Poland Avenue, said Fire Chief John J. O’Neill Jr.
May 3- Firefighters from across the Bayshore region responded to a two-alarm fire at the International Flavors & Fragrances plant on Route 36.
May 3- Firefighters from several departments in southeast Connecticut battled a two-alarm fire very early Saturday morning in Groton.
May 3- Investigators say bundles of cardboard are believed to have ignited a massive fire Sunday at a metro-east recycling plant.
May 2- Three persons were killed and at least 12 others seriously injured in a boiler explosion at Harduagunj Thermal Power station at Qasimpur on Saturday ...
May 1- When a fire broke out Tuesday in an asphalt storage tank at the Calumet oil refinery in Superior, the facility’s emergency response team had the large stockpile of chemical agent needed to douse the flames — but no way to safely access the top of the 30-foot-high structure.
May 1- A huge fire has ripped through an Angus wood processing plant. Flames shot through the roof and smoke was visible for miles when the blaze broke out at Firewood Express in Arbroath on Friday afternoon.
May 1- Oilseed processor Bunge Ltd restarted canola processing at its Hamilton, Ontario, plant late on Thursday after a fire, spokeswoman Deb Seidel said on Friday.
May 1- A recycling plant on Columbus' south side has caught fire, newsnet5.com's Columbus ABC affiliate WSYX reports.
Apr 30- Hardeeville firefighters worked to douse a wood pile that caught fire at an Okatie recycling plant on Tuesday.
Apr 30- A fire at a local power plant kept Emmonak residents without power Tuesday morning.
Apr 30- A fire broke out in the ordnance factory at Badmal in Odisha's Balangir district today, but plant officials said no one was hurt in the mishap.
Apr 29- Crews responded to an explosion and fire at Superior’s Calumet Refinery.
Apr 28- A gas pipe explosion has occurred near a cement plant in Pha-an, Myanmar's southeastern Kayin state, but with no casualties, the local 7-Day News reported Tuesday.
Apr 28- One worker has been killed in a fire at Russian energy firm Gazprom's Salavat petrochemical plant, the company said on Tuesday.
Apr 28- An early morning fire tore through the power plant in Emmonak and has left the community without electricity.
April 28- Seven workers were killed and one person is missing after a gas explosion in a coal mine in southwest China's Sichuan Province on April 27, Xinhua reported.
Apr 27- One of the two reactors at Taiwan's third nuclear power plant was shut down early Monday after a fire broke out in the plant's non-nuclear zone, Taiwan Power Company said.
Apr 27- Twenty-two people were transported to area hospitals after a liquid heating fluid leak at the DuPont Plant off Jeff Davis Highway, according to Chesterfield Fire and EMS spokesman Jason Elmore.
Apr 27- An accident at a refinery in northwestern Georgia last week left one dead and three injured.
Apr 27- A fire official says four workers suffered minor injuries following a small chemical leak at a poultry plant in Harrisonburg.
Apr 27- Huge plumes of smoke were seen coming from the area at JWS Waste on Frederick Road and residents are still being asked to keep their windows and doors shut.
Apr 27- An explosion and fire at the Silver Trail Distillery in the town of Hardin, Kentucky, injured two workers on April 24, according to Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Byars.
Apr 26- Brantford firefighters spent over seven hours fighting a stubborn fire at a tire business Saturday.