Update @1830hrs: Fire at Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site

2 Oct, 2011

SCDF has formally handed over the pump-house area,  the site of the fire, back to Shell and begun a phased withdrawal of its fire-fighting team since this morning. They will maintain a small presence on Bukom to support Shell and will fully withdraw once the situation is stable.

Update @2330hrs: Fire at Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site

30 Sep, 2011

The fire has been extinguished at Shell refinery at Pulau Bukom. However, there are traces of fuel vapour. Shell is standing by with the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). Our global fire consultants are also on site to provide inputs to the team. Our in-house global fire expert will also be in Singapore from tomorrow to provide assistance. 

Update @10am: Fire at Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site

29 Sep, 2011

Shell worked closely with the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) throughout the night to put out the fire at the Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site. The fire has now been significantly reduced and is contained to within a bunded area.