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Oil Refinery
By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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BOO operational again soon

WILLEMSTAD - The Build Own and Operate (BOO) plant will soon start up again. Five of the six boilers that produce steam for the refinery are not in service. Two boilers will be operational again this month, the More...

Oil Refinery
By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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Total black-out refinery due to short circuit BOO plant

WILLEMSTAD - The power outage at the Built Own and Operate (BOO) plant was caused by a short circuit. As a result, the oil refinery lost all electricity and steam which resulted in a total black. The disturbance More...

oil refinery flaring
By Edition On Friday, September 11th, 2015
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Isla responsible for pollution BOO

WILLEMSTAD – Clean Air Everywhere says the oil refinery Isla is also responsible for the emission of the BOO-plant. The BOO plant is contractually obligated to take delivery of the polluting asphalt of the Venezuelan More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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The Chinese on fact finding mission

WILLEMSTAD - A delegation from China is on the island to seek more information about the state of the oil refinery and future plans. Saturday, the delegation recieved a tour of the Isla-terrain. Also, the management More...

Oil Refinery
By Edition On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Large machines BOO in revision

WILLEMSTAD – Two large installations for the production of steam and electricity at the BOO power plant in the area of ​​the Isla refinery will be taken out of circulation. The machines are in need of a major More...