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Gas Leak at Kuwait Refinery Injures Worker; Operations Unaffected

Date : Jan 08, 2016

A gas leak that occurred at a major refinery in Kuwait injured a labourer but did not affect the plant's operations, it was reported.


Workers were able to control the leak in the second line of a gas liquefaction plant in the Mina Al Ahmadi refinery, said Ali Abdullah, vice president for financial and administrative affairs at Kuwait National Petroleum Co.


"The leak did not result in any ... material damage as the refinery and gas liquefaction plant's operations were not affected," Abdullah was quoted as saying, adding that the injured contractor was treated at the scene.