Rus News Journal

Hydrogen leak

at factory Rosneft in Angarsk there was an explosion

On Angarsk factory of catalysts and organic synthesis in the Irkutsk region, belonging Rosneft there was an explosion. According to preliminary data, hydrogen leak became the incident reason. As the representative of oil concern Nikolay Manvelov has explained, the separator of a high pressure of installation on manufacture of a basis of hydraulic oils has become depressurized.

as he said, the equipment room of Factory of catalysts and organic synthesis (Angarsk, Irkutsk region) is destroyed Where there was a separator, but as a whole enterprise work did not stop. Why there was an equipment depressurization, g - n Manvelov has refused to assume, having noticed that the state commission should find out it. Explosion at factory has occurred on December, 6th at 14:58 Moscow time. The destruction Total area makes about 300 sq. m. of Ignition has not occurred. Threats of emission of harmful substances are not present, assure in Rosneft . As a result of failure was lost keeping the watch 38 - the summer operator 6 - go the category Edward Aslamov. All necessary help according to company standards will be rendered a family of the victim. Analysis of the blockages which have remained after state of emergency, is planned to finish by 17:00 Moscow time on December, 8th.

upon explosion criminal case under article 217 of the criminal code of Russian Federation - infringement of safety rules on explosive objects is brought. On it have informed in investigatory management SKP the Russian Federation across the Irkutsk region, transfers ITAR - TASS. The exact reason of incident will be established after carrying out of corresponding examination, investigation proceeds, have noted in management SKP the Russian Federation. Employees of Rostehnadzora should find out all circumstances of failure within two weeks.