KPC CEO and Board Members Inspect SHU Accident Site
KPC CEO Nezar Al-Adsani headed a delegation including board members of KPC & KNPC and visited accident site that occurred at heavy oil unit in SHU recently. The delegation had a field tour at refinery on 23.8.2015.
KNPC Chairman Asaad Al-Saad, CEO Mohammad Ghazi Al-Mutairi, DCEOs, and a number of managers accompanied the delegation during the tour. They had a look at the adopted procedures and expressed appreciation to employees who exerted great efforts to contain fire, evacuating refinery and stopping work until dealing with the accident.
The delegation members listened to a detailed explanation on circumstances and scenarios behind such accidents while the relevant committees are preparing a report as well as recommendations about the very accident. However, an external committee is following up the accident to identify the causes behind it besides another internal committee works for determining and evaluating damages. The delegation tour synchronized with restoring production at refinery that estimated 140000 barrels per day.