Fire at Exxon Mobil oil refinery in Baytown TX injures four

Dec 23, 2021– A fire broke out in the Exxon Mobil refinery located in Baytown, TX today, injuring four contract workers who were repairing a pipeline inside the hydrotreater unit. This unit was shutdown earlier this week after a leakage and apparently was being repaired by contract workers. Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, Harris County, tweeted that […]

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Hydrogen Sulfide Accident

Aghorn Hydrogen Sulfide Accident- Final Investigation Report findings by CSB

The Aghorn Hydrogen Sulfide accident On October 26, 2019 there was a fatal injury due to a Hydrogen Sulfide accident at the Aghorn Operating Waterflood station in Odessa, Texas. The US Chemical Safety Board was investigating this accident and had released a report about the Hydrogen Sulfide incident, as was reported by us here. The […]

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Hydrogen Sulfide Accident at the Aghorn Operating Waterflood Station in Odessa, Texas-Final Report

May 15, 2021– The US Chemical Safety Board will be soon releasing its report into the Hydrogen Sulfide accident release incident at the Aghorn Operating Waterflood Station in Odessa, Texas. The incident occurred on October 26, 2019 and the investigation report was finally adopted by the CSB on May 4, 2021. Very soon the final […]

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Colonial cyberattack

Colonial Cyberattack- Pipeline operator shuts down fuel supply pipelines

Update: May 14, 2021 The Colonial Pipeline operations have been partially restored as of now. However it is still unclear when the pipeline will be fully operational. There are reports from sources that a ransom amount was paid to the attackers after which much of the encrypted data could be restored, but the speed of […]

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Massive Industrial Fire at K Solv industrial facility at Channelview, Texas

April 08, 2021– A massive industrial fire has broken out at a Texas industrial facility located at Channelview, Harris County, Texas. A thich black plume of smoke could be seen billowing out from the facility. HCFMO Hazmat and fire investigators are en route to assist Channelview Fire Department. More information will be provided as soon […]

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