Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Reliance Refinery Accident claims two lives

Major accident at RPL Jamnagar Refinery killed two engineers.

In a statement RIL confirmed the death of two employees due to refinery blast in the Hydrogen Area. statement also confirmed that all refining-related operations at the 580,000-barrel-a-day new refinery and an adjacent existing 660,000-barrel-a-day refinery remain normal.

The accident was at hydrogen unit, there was a loud explosion in equipment.