Another pipeline accident in BasraBASRA – A fire broke out on a pipeline transporting dry gas from the Khor al-Zubair field to the Hartha power station on Nov. 13, the latest in a series of accidents due to poor upkeep.The fire burned for two hours before South Oil Company fire fighters extinguished the blaze. The cause of the fire was a lack of maintenance, according to an official involved in the response to the accident.Another official with the South Oil Company said a 25 kilo...
Beyond the Headlines: Nov. 14-20
- Pipeline accident in Basra
- Cabinet approves two power plants
- Eni to train Basra farmers
- Missan decries border closure