Oil workers have been reported missing after a vessel exploded in Delta state (video)

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Following an explosion onboard Floating Production Storage and Offloading unit, seafarers and project workers are reported missing.

 

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The event happened on Wednesday, February 2nd, and the unit belongs to Shebah Exploration and Production Company Limited (SEPCOL), which is based in the Escravos district of Delta state.

 

Workers manning other oil facilities in the neighborhood watched helplessly as the fire ravaged the plant following the explosion, which caused panic in the area.

 

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At the time of filing this story, the number of workers killed or injured by the explosion was unknown.

 

SEPCOL’s management has responded to the tragic tragedy. 
Ikemefuna Okafor, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, said in statement:

 

“In RECEIVERSHIP hereby announce the unfortunate incident of a fire that engulfed our offshore facility, the FPSO Trinity Spirit located at the Ukpokiti Teminal, following an explosion during the early hours of Wednesday, February 2, 2022.”

“The cause of the explosion is currently being investigated and we are working with necessary parties to contain the situation.

“At this time there are no reported fatalities, but we can confirm that there were ten crew men on board the vessel prior to the incident and we are prioritising investigations with respect to their safety and security.

“We appreciate the assistance provided us by the Clean Nigeria Associates, the Chevron team operating in the nearby Escravos facility and our community stakeholders as well as fishermen, who have been of tremendous assistance since the incident happened.

“We have duly notified all relevant authorities and we appeal to the members of the public to stay away from the area while our Crisis Management Team continue to monitor the situation and update all stakeholders with new information as the investigation evolves”

 

Here’s a video from the scene below……………………………….

 

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