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U.S. oil and gas producer Hess Corp said on Monday it had halted production at its Baldpate, Conger and Penn State fields due to a fire at Royal Dutch Shell’s Enchilada platform in the Gulf of Mexico more

Nov 14, 2017 7:00 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Royal Dutch Shell Plc shut its Enchilada platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday after an operational incident that caused injuries to two people. more

Nov 9, 2017 7:00 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

ExxonMobil Corp returned to production the large crude distillation unit (CDU) at its 502,500-barrel-per-day (bpd) Baton Rouge, Louisiana, refinery on Wednesday night after it was idled following a fire in another unit. more

Nov 1, 2017 9:58 PM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

A platform explosion has occurred in Lake Pontchartrain Sunday evening, officials confirmed. more

Oct 16, 2017 9:02 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

In late August, the Marathon Oil suspended operations and shut-in production across its entire Eagle Ford position in south Texas just before Hurricane Harvey made landfall. more

Oct 5, 2017 7:00 AM Refining/Petrochemical

Valero Energy Corp shut a coker and may close other units at its 335,000 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery, following a fire, said sources familiar with the plant’s operations. more

Sep 21, 2017 8:33 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

A storage tank caught fire at the Valero refinery in Port Arthur, Texas. more

Sep 19, 2017 1:29 PM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

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Sep 11, 2017 10:00 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

Hurricane Irma, one of the largest hurricanes ever recorded in the Atlantic, caused significant damage to the northeastern Caribbean and is currently projected to make landfall this weekend. more

Sep 8, 2017 9:57 AM Pipeline/Transportation

Police and emergency workers filed suit on Thursday against French chemicals company Arkema SA, claiming they were injured after it failed to take adequate steps to avoid a fire at its Crosby, Texas, plant after Hurricane Harvey. more

Sep 8, 2017 8:43 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Williams Partners announced that its facilities that serve gas and oil producers in the Gulf Coast area experienced no major damage as a result of Hurricane Harvey. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:01 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

A worker has died due to injuries from a fire at HollyFrontier’s El Dorado, Kansas refinery, a local hospital confirmed on Tuesday, Reuters reported. more

Sep 6, 2017 9:11 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Exxon Mobil Corporation has increased its financial commitment for Harvey relief to up to $9.5 million. more

Sep 1, 2017 7:00 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Williams is contributing $500,000 to the United Way of Greater Houston's flood relief fund. more

Aug 31, 2017 9:40 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

Company supporting impacted employees and communities more

Aug 30, 2017 11:31 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

LyondellBasell announced a donation of $200,000 to the American Red Cross Texas Gulf Coast Region to assist communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey. more

Aug 30, 2017 9:23 AM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security

U.S. fuel prices surged on Monday as two more Gulf Coast refiners cut output and a third considered reductions, leaving more than 13% of the country's refining capacity offline after Tropical Storm Harvey flooded plants and shut seaports. more

Aug 29, 2017 9:56 AM Refining/Petrochemical

The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) issued a Safety Alert urging oil and chemical facilities to take special precautions when restarting in the wake of shutdowns due to Hurricane Harvey. more

Aug 28, 2017 5:04 PM Health, Safety & Environmental

At BIC Alliance, we take our role as a community ambassador very seriously, and it begins with our mission. more

Aug 28, 2017 12:27 PM Emergency Response & Fire Rescue/Security