KERTIH – PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) wishes to inform that a fire occurred at one of the silos (intermediate product storage vessel) at PETRONAS Chemicals LDPE Sdn Bhd (PC LDPE) in Kertih, Terengganu at approximately 5.00pm, on 23 June 2015.
The incident has been brought under control. All relevant authorities have been informed.
There are no casualties or injuries reported.
There is no immediate threat to on-site personnel or the surrounding community.
The incident is confined to PC LDPE and there is no impact to production at other PCG plants in Kertih.
An investigation will be carried out to determine the cause of the fire and the extent of damage to property.
More information will be released when it becomes available.
SOURCE : PETRONAS CHEMICALS GROUP BERHAD (PCG)
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