Search results for: Benzene

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  • 25 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Vopak Terminal Botlek has completed the upgrading of its benzene and pygas storage capacity in the Port of Rotterdam. Total (seabound) throughput of BTX and pygas in the extensive Rotterdam cluster adds up to almost 3 million tonnes. This includes handling at terminals, production plants and ship-to-ship transshipment. With the upgrade, Vopak Terminal Botlek offers […]

  • 26 August 2011

    Arrow Energy has advised regulators that routine monitoring tests have detected minute traces of benzene, toluene and xylene in five of 14 shallow bores at Arrow’s Tipton West and Daandine gas fields, approx 25 kilometres from Dalby. These monitoring bores are 50mm in diameter, they are not coal seam gas (CSG) production wells, and are […]

  • 15 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Houston Ship Channel was briefly closed due to a benzene spill from the 2003-built chemical tanker Maritime Jingan while it was moored at Vopak Terminal, Deer Park, Texas, in the afternoon of July 14, according to the United States Coast Guard (USCG). The USCG said that some 500 gallons of benzene was released in the incident, which […]

  • 9 November 2010

    Arrow Energy has advised Government authorities and landholders this afternoon that its monitoring tests have detected minute traces of benzene in three of 60 fluid samples taken in the northern Bowen Basin, in Central Queensland. These preliminary results relate to two wells in the area of Arrow’s Moranbah Gas Project (MGP) and one well in […]

  • 29 October 2007

    A U.S. destroyer has entered Somali territorial waters in pursuit of a Japanese-owned ship loaded with benzene that was hijacked by pirates over the weekend, military officials said Monday.

  • 17 October 2013

    Martek Marine has delivered the most sophisticated emissions monitoring systems ever built for marine use to Daewoo for the world’s largest Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU). The 173,400m3 vessel, which can also function as an LNG carrier, is due for delivery in May 2014 when it will be deployed in Brazil. The system was […]

  • 1 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its plan to clean up contaminated soil, ground water and six waste disposal areas at the American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, New Jersey, located adjacent to the Raritan River. The soil, ground water and waste disposal areas, called impoundments, are contaminated with volatile organic compounds and […]

  • 17 October 2013

    Martek Marine of the UK has delivered the most sophisticated emissions monitoring systems ever built for marine use to Daewoo for the world’s largest Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU). The 173,400m3 vessel, which can also function as an LNG carrier, is due for delivery in May 2014 when it will be deployed in Brazil. […]

  • 12 December 2005

    As if dealing with the fallout from the Songhua benzene spill were not enough, China has had to cope with a wave of serious pollution incidents this week.

  • 17 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Martek Marine has delivered the most sophisticated emissions monitoring systems ever built for marine use to Daewoo for the world’s largest Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU). The 173,400m3 vessel, which can also function as an LNG carrier, is due for delivery in May 2014 when it will be deployed in Brazil. The system was […]

  • 23 May 2006

    Three crew members aboard a chemical tanker sailing in Tokyo Bay died of chemical poisoning Monday while cleaning a tank that had been carrying benzene, a Japan Coast Guard official said. The 263-ton Shuho Maru was traveling some 1.2 km east of Haneda airport when the coast guard received a message from the tanker just […]

  • 22 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added the Riverside Industrial Park in Newark, New Jersey to the Superfund National Priorities List of the country’s most hazardous waste sites. After a 2009 spill of oily material from the industrial park into the Passaic River, the EPA discovered that chemicals, including benzene, mercury, chromium and arsenic, were […]

  • 6 February 2019
    Business & Finance

     J.F. Brennan of La Crosse, Wisconsin, has just released a video from the Ashland Lakeshore Superfund Site cleanup project. The 40-acre polluted site located on the shore of Lake Superior in Chequamegon Bay in the city of Ashland was used for various industrial purposes for more than a century and contains legacy toxins such as benzene […]

  • 24 July 2018

    Norwegian offshore safety body has found several non-conformities and improvement points during an audit of Point Resources’ Ringhorne platform.

  • 2 December 2011

      MarFlex has been awarded contracts to supply deepwell pumping systems on 3+2 tankers at PJSC Kherson Shipyard, Ukraine The design of the ship, RST27, is developed by the Marine Engineering Bureau (Odessa). The tankers are built for SVL group of companies, Malta The tanker is designed for mixed (river-sea) carriage of bulk crude oil […]

  • 11 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Northern States Power Co., also known as Xcel Energy, has agreed to fund the final phase of cleaning up contaminates at the Ashland Lakeshore Superfund Site. Under the agreement filed earlier this week with the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin in Madison, NSP, a subsidiary of Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy, will design, […]

  • 25 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      On 21 October at the slip of PJSC Kherson shipyard keel laying of the first product tanker of a series, project RST27, for SVL group of companies, Malta, took place. The ship design has been developed by the Marine Engineering Bureau (Odessa). Tanker is designed for mixed (river-sea) carriage of bulk crude oil and […]

  • 5 October 2011

    The volume of gas condensate export from Pars Special Economic Zone (PSEEZ) increased by 59 percent during the last month of current Iranian calendar year, managing director of the PSEEZ, Seyyed Pirouz Mousavi announced. He went on to say that, during the aforementioned period 720.6 thousand tons of gas condensate worth $766 million have been […]

  • 6 June 2006

    In light of recent natural and man-made disasters the ability to quickly respond is becoming more urgent than ever. Emergency response teams, rescue units, police and firefighters all need crucial and timely data to perform their jobs when time is of the essence and lives are on the line. By creating interoperability between systems this […]

  • 25 October 2011

    On 21 October at the slip of PJSC Kherson shipyard keel laying of the first product tanker of a series, project RST27, for SVL group of companies, Malta, took place. The ship design has been developed by the Marine Engineering Bureau (Odessa). Tanker is designed for mixed (river-sea) carriage of bulk crude oil and petroleum […]

  • 26 June 2017

    Norway’s offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found three non-conformities along with six improvement points during an audit of Lundin’s Edvard Grieg field offshore Norway. The PSA said on Monday that the audit was conducted from April 27 to May 4. The aim was to verify that Lundin’s management of working environment risk and […]

  • 9 May 2012

    Bremerton Gasworks, a former coal gasification plant that operated in Bremerton, Washington from 1930 to 1963, will be listed on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s national list of highly contaminated sites. Bremerton Gasworks is located a mile and a half from downtown Bremerton, along the Port of Washington Narrows. EPA will manage the site under […]