29 Sep '11, 10pm

Pulau Bukom fire finally put out after 35 hours of drama (via ST iPhone App)

Pulau Bukom fire finally put out after 35 hours of drama (via ST iPhone App)

A statement sent out at 11.45pm said that the fire 'has been extinguished' but that there were still 'traces of fuel vapour'. -- ST PHOTO: SHARON TAN By Leonard Lim, Amanda Tan & Jennani Durai Oil giant Shell said that the fire at its refinery on Pulau Bukom was finally put out on Thursday night, ending a 35-hour drama of firefighters battling flames that would sometimes recede, only to return as fireballs. In a statement sent out at 11.45pm, it said that the fire 'has been extinguished' but that there were still 'traces of fuel vapour'. Shell is standing by with the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) to monitor the situation. Related Links Bukom's erratic blaze Background story 'We have this problem... and we really want to fix it.' Mr Lee Tzu Yang, chairman of Shell Companies in Singapore At a press conference earlier at 7pm, Shell executives said that it had started a...

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