'Operational upset' at Shell's Bukom site - spokeswoman
An incident at Royal Dutch Shell's (RDSa.L) manufacturing site at Pulau Bukom in Singapore on Tuesday resulted in flaring with dark smoke at one unit but it has since subsided, a spokeswoman said.
She said the affected unit had been stabilised following the "operational upset", no one had been hurt and the rest of the site was operating normally. Shell declined to give details about the unit in question, or whether it had been shut down.
The Bukom site, Shell's largest wholly owned plant, has a 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) refinery and a steam cracker that produces more than... read more
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