Allied Terminals Tank Collapse 2008

On November 12, 2008, a 2-million-gallon liquid fertilizer tank (designated as Tank 201 by the owner) catastrophically failed at the Allied Terminals, Inc. (Allied) facility in Chesapeake, Virginia, seriously injuring two workers and partially flooding an adjacent residential neighborhood. On the day of the incident, Allied was filling Tank 201 with liquid fertilizer to checkContinue reading “Allied Terminals Tank Collapse 2008”