Eni Confirms Fuel Leak From Vandalized Pipeline In Bayelsa


……….Says Nevertheless, Repairs Underway

Italian vitality group Eni confirmed yesterday that its Ogboinbiri fuel pipeline in Bayelsa state had been vandalised, inflicting a leak and manufacturing losses.
Nigerian Agip Oil Firm (NAOC), who operated the pipelines within the space, accused “third events” of reducing the pipeline with hacksaw. “The road is depressurized and is at present being repaired. Manufacturing losses as a result of shutdown are vital,” a spokesperson stated.
However NAOC later informed newsmen that the Monday leak is underneath management.

Newsmen monitoring the incident website, reported that the fuel leak was underneath very excessive stress and the ensuing noise from the discharge has ceased.
The event adopted a directive by Nationwide Oil Spills Detection and Response Company (NOSDRA) to NAOC to close down the oil and fuel wells feeding the breached pipeline, to extinguish the stress, and pave the way in which for a Joint Investigative Go to (JIV).

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It was noticed that oil staff have been deployed to repair the leak, whereas the JIV was additionally ongoing. Manufacturing knowledge obtained from NAOC exhibits that the incident lower Agip’s fuel exports by 5 million commonplace cubic meters per day (MMSCM/d).
Eni, the Italian guardian firm of NAOC, in an announcement availed on Thursday, regretted that the affect of the incident on fuel output was important.

“Eni confirms {that a} third get together’s interference hacksaw lower prompted a fuel leak on the Ogbainbiri-Ob/Ob fuel pipeline. The road is depressurised and is at present being repaired. Manufacturing losses as a result of shutdown are vital”, Eni said.
It was gathered that the drop was a sequel to an explosion that occurred on the 24 Ogboinbiri and OB-OB fuel pipeline, the fuel export feed to the Nigeria Liquefied Pure Fuel (NLNG) plant.

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Mr. Idris Musa, the director-general and chief govt officer (CEO), Nationwide Oil Spills Detection and Response Company (NOSDRA), confirmed the pipeline blast on Wednesday and stated the company would lead an investigation into the incident as quickly as it’s protected to take action.

Musa assured that NOSDRA would conduct the investigations in a clear method and pledged that its findings could be made public sooner or later.

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