Industry Refining

October

202208OctAll DayCarson Refinery Explosion 1992Carson Refinery Los Angeles (US-CA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrogen

202212OctAll DayMazeikiu Refinery Fire 2006Mazeikiu Nafta (LT)Industry:RefiningCountry:LithuaniaLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202213OctAll DayPriolo (Isab Sud) Explosion 2008ISAB Sud Priolo (IT)Industry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Methane

202216OctAll DaySodegaura Refinery Explosion 1992Fuji Oil Co. Sodegaura (JP)Industry:RefiningCountry:JapanLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202225OctAll DayPULAU MERLIMAU FIRE 1988Singapore Refinery Co. Pulau Merlimau (SG)Industry:RefiningCountry:SingaporeLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance errorIncident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Naptha

202230OctAll DayMarathon (Texas City) Toxic Release 1987Marathon Petroleum Texas City (US-TX)Lessons:Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Impact Origin: HSE Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Corrosive,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:≥ 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrogen Fluoride

November

202205NovAll DayValero (Delaware) Refinery Asphyxiation 2005Valero Delaware City (US-DE)Lessons:Competency,Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:AsphyxiationHazards:AsphyxiantContributory Factors:ViolationImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Nitrogen

202207NovAll DayDSM Beek Explosion 1975DSM Beek (NL)Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:RefiningCountry:NetherlandsLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Propane

202209NovAll DayLa Mede Refinery Explosion 1992Total La Mede (FR)Industry:RefiningCountry:FranceLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202222NovAll DayExxonmobil (Baton Rouge) Fire 2016ExxonMobil Baton Rouge (US-LA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Operating ProceduresIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Isobutane

202222NovAll DayPort Of Mohammedia Refinery Explosion 2002SAMIR Port of Mohammedia (MA)Industry:RefiningCountry:MoroccoLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202229NovAll DayDelaware City Refining Toxic Release & Fire 2015Delaware City Refining Co Delaware City (US-DE)Lessons:Control of Work,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

December

202201DecAll DaySannazzaro De Burgondi Refinery Fire 2016Eni Sannazzaro De Burgondi (IT)Industry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202213DecAll DayAmuay Refinery Fire 1984PDVSA Falcón (VE)Industry:RefiningCountry:VenezuelaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:Jet flameHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202224DecAll DayExxonmobil (Baton Rouge) Explosion 1989ExxonMobil Baton Rouge (US-LA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethane,Propane

January

202303JanAll DaySIR Refinery Fire 2017Gestoci, Abidjan, Ivory Coast (CI)Industry:RefiningCountry:Ivory CoastLanguage:EN Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableEffects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrogen

202304JanAll DaySuncor Fort McMurray Refinery Fire 2005Suncor Fort McMurray (CA-AB)Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202306JanAll DayHorizon Oil Sands Explosion 2011Horizon Oil Sands Fort McKay (CA-AB)Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202306JanAll DayAlbian Sands Explosion 2003Shell Canada Albian Sands (CA-AB)Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202309JanAll DayPascagoula Refinery Hurricane/Flood 1998Chevron Pascagoula (US-MS)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:COLLAPSEHazards:FlammableImpact:COST (On Site)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202309JanAll DayBayernoil Refinery Explosion 2018Vohburg, Germany (DE)Industry:RefiningCountry:GermanyLanguage:EN Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableEffects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrogen,Naptha

202311JanAll DayRuwais Refinery Fire 2017ADNOC Ruwais (AE)Industry:RefiningCountry:Abu DhabiLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202312JanAll DaySilver Eagle Refinery Explosion 2009Silver Eagle Refinery Woods Cross (US-UT)Lessons:Asset integrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:Flash fireHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Corrosion/Erosion/FatigueImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrogen,Naptha

202312JanAll DayStanlow Refinery Fire 2013Shell Stanlow (GB)Industry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overtemperature Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202317JanAll DayBP (Llandarcy) Refinery Explosion 1981BP Oil Llandarcy (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Propane

202318JanAll DayPETROBRAS (RLAM) EXPLOSION 2015Petrobras, Landulpho Alves Refinery, Salvador (BR)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:RefiningCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Corrosion/Erosion/Fatigue,Health,Maintenance,Organized ProceduresEffects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrogen

202321JanAll DayTosco Avon (Hydrocracker) Explosion 1997Tosco Avon Martinez (US-CA) Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: EPA Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

February

202312FebAll DayTesoro (Martinez) Toxic Release 2014Tesoro Martinez (US-CA)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Performance IndicatorsIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:Fluid release to groundHazards:CorrosiveContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Sulfuric Acid

202316FebAll DayValero (Sunray) Refinery Fire 2007Valero Sunray (US-TX)Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:PropaneTopics:Natural Hazards

202318FebAll DayBig Spring Refinery Explosion 2008Alon Big Spring (US-TX)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202318FebAll DayExxonmobil (Torrance) Refinery Explosion 2015ExxonMobil Torrance (US-CA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202323FebAll DayTosco Avon (Crude Unit) Fire 1999Tosco Avon Martinez (US-CA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Management of ChangeIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Naptha

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