30 November 2012, Friday, 16:07

Fire at the Ufa oil refining plant is liquidated

author: Rozaliya Valeeva

Ignition of fuel tanks of 5 thousand cubic metres, which flamed up in the territory of the tank battery of the Ufa oil refining plant in the morning on November 30, is liquidated. There are no casualties. As  Bashinform news agency already informed, the information about the fire came at the operator station at 9 o'clock 57 minutes Moscow time. 86 firemen worked at the fire place, 26 units of equipment were used.

At 11 o'clock 04 minutes the fire was completely liquidated, there are no hazards to the population and no casualties. Technological processes of the enterprise operate in normal mode.

The accident causes are under investigation.

The ignition is completely liquidated, and the ignition cause will be established by the special commission, JSOC Bashneft confirms.