Abu Dhabi’s state-owned national oil company ADNOC said on Wednesday it had contained a fire at the Takreer Ruwais refinery and that production and supply had not been affected.
ADNOC had earlier said on its Twitter account that no casualties were reported as a result of the fire.
ADNOC said the fire occurred at the refinery’s western processing unit and that the company would conduct a comprehensive investigation into the incident.
ADNOC CEO with command team at Ruwais, where the situation is under control. pic.twitter.com/nwdHSc5ETX— AdnocGroup (@AdnocGroup) January 11, 2017
The fire is under control and contained. A comprehensive assessment & investigation will be conducted to understand cause of incident (1/2)— AdnocGroup (@AdnocGroup) January 11, 2017