FPSO fire off Newfoundland

FPSO TERRA NOVA, positioned E off Newfoundland and Labrador in the Atlantic, suffered fire on board either early May 30 or late May 29. FPSO is undergoing maintenance works with no oil or gas in her tanks. Fire understood to be minor, it was extinguished by personnel, no injures reported, extent of damages unknown. There are presently, 82 personnel on board, understood there was no evacuation.
FPSO TERRA NOVA, IMO 9183532, dwt 120000, built 2000, flag Canada, manager Suncor Energy.



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