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North Atlantic Refining reports fire at Come by Chance refinery this morning

North Atlantic Refinery in Come By Chance.
North Atlantic Refinery in Come By Chance. - file photo

COME BY CHANCE, N.L. – A small fire was quickly extinguished at North Atlantic Refining Ltd.’s (NARL) Come by Chance refinery this morning, June 11, according to the company.

NARL, which confirmed the incident in a release, indicated the fire was located in a processing unit onsite that was in start-up mode following the recent turnaround.

All refinery personnel were accounted for and uninjured after the incident, the release stated.

“Refinery personnel executed the procedures and processes in place, and controlled and extinguished the fire. There was no environmental damage caused by the fire,” the release stated.

The company is investigating the cause of the fire.

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