29 Sep '11, 1pm

Shell to progressively shut down Pulau Bukom facility

Shell will be progressively shutting down its Pulau Bukom facility as fire continues to rage there for a second day, an executive told a press conference. -- ST PHOTO: SHARON TAN Shell will be progressively shutting down its Pulau Bukom facility as fire continues to rage there for a second day, an executive told a press conference. The oil giant is also working with the Singapore Civil Defence Force to locate the source that is feeding the fire, that broke out at about 1.15pm on Wednesday in a pump room. Mr Martijn van Koten, vice president for manufacturing operations, said Shell is also shutting more units in the vicinity of the area where the fire broke. He added that the fire could have started during maintenance work but refused to speculate further. The refinery is Shell's largest in the world. Speaking at the press conference, Shell Singapore chairman Lee Tzu Yang s...

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