January, 2021

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202103JanAll DaySIR Refinery Fire 2017Gestoci, Abidjan, Ivory Coast (CI) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:Ivory CoastLanguage:ENIncident:FIREHazard:FlammableConsequence:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrogen

Summary

A hydrogen leak on a reactor ignited causing a fire in the hydrocracking distillation unit 87, causing extensive damage to the main reactor. No fatalities were declared.

Origin

Time

Sun 3 Jan 2021 - Sun 3 Jan 2021

Location

Ivorian Refining Company

Ivorian Refining Company, Boulevard de Petit Bassam, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

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