NiQuan Energy issued the following media release regarding the incident which took place this morning at the on GTL Plant.
NiQuan states that just after 6 am the GTL plant at Pointe-a-Pierre suffered serious equipment failure during the start-up hydrocracker system.
The company further state that the DA-301 system blew part of the product cleaning process which caused the fire.
NiQuan also states it established safety procedures and the plant was immediately shut down and natural gas was isolated.
There were no causalities.
See full release below –