The area of the fire at the Priobskoye field in the Khanty reached 300 square meters
MOSCOW, January 5. /TASS/ — the MOE announced that work on the fire hold 76 people, the disposal of which 17 units of special equipment.
The area of the fire at the Priobskoye field in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district (KHMAO) is 300 square meters, on-site emergency work 76 the Ministry of emergencies. These data are reported by the press service of the Central Directorate of Ministry of emergencies in the region.
“The fire area, pre-is 300 sq m, works on liquidation of fire hold 76 people using 17 units of special equipment. Arrived at the scene the operative group of the Main Department of EMERCOM of Russia in the Khanty-Mansiysk district”, — have informed in a press-service.
Earlier, a source TASS in the emergency services reported that the fire area has made 400 sq. m.
The fire started in an oven evaporating the water the seventh shop of preparation and pumping of oil. During the fire there was a spill of petroleum product.
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The representative of the press service of “RN-Yuganskneftegaz” (part of Rosneft) announced that the threat of the spread of fire.
Is liquidation of the fire, the fire did not go beyond the limits of the embankment site. According to preliminary data, the victims, the victims and the threat of spreading to neighbouring objects no.
He noted that on January 5 the manufacturing site site preparation of oil of Priobskoe oilfield in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district as a result of depressurization there was an ignition of oil products.
As previously reported TASS a source in the emergency services, the fire fighting was initially carried out by forces and means of the enterprise. But then 16 people, serving the installation, self-evacuated before the arrival of firefighters. Now with the fire fighting of Ministry of emergency situations.