Paria Fuel Trading Company Limited has indicated that its Incident Command Team continues to monitor Saturday’s oil spill situation at sea and on land and is addressing all aspects of this incident.
In a media release, Paria said at about 5a.m on Monday, August 9th a further sea survey was conducted north and south of the Pointe-a-Pierre port and weathered streaks of oil were discovered on the sea and will be mechanically dispersed.
It said shoreline surveys are ongoing.
Paria added that clean-up on land is progressing and all the containment booms have effectively confined the spill with no further migration of oil.
It said further assurance checks are being performed to ensure there are no additional breaches of the infrastructure.