January, 2021

This is a repeating event

202112JanAll DayStanlow Refinery Fire 2013Shell Stanlow (GB) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:OvertemperatureIncident:FIREHazard:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Consequence:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons


Refinery and local fire fighters spent more than six hours battling a fire on a large oil refinery. A warning was issued to local residents because of thick nontoxic smoke generated from a stack on the site. The fire is thought to have broken out in a furnace. No injuries were reported.

[ Property Damage $150 Million. Estimated Current Value $162 Million ]

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Tue 12 Jan 2021 - Tue 12 Jan 2021


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Stanlow Refinery, Ellesmere Port CH65 4HB