URGENT: Explosion of an oxygen cylinder in a gas project

Explosion of an oxygen cylinder in a gas project

On Thursday morning, the General Directorate of Firefighting carried out a practical exercise with the Integrated Petroleum Company (CIPC) to increase preparedness and enhance coordination in emergencies.

While the exercise scenario included the explosion of an oxygen cylinder at the site of the liquefied gas project in Al-Zour area in the upper floors, and was dealt with using the peace mechanism and developed devices.

The training was supervised by the head of Al-Zour Center for Fire, Col. Mashaal Al-Qattan and the head of Al-Nuwaisib fire station Colonel Faisal Al-Kandari. The fire brigade leadership was given to the Commander Abdullah Al-Ajmi and the surgeon, Al-Azmi.