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Removed emergency mode is entered due to a spill on the Kharyaga

A state of emergency was lifted last Friday.


Usinsk, Oct 25 – IA Neftegaz.RU. A state of emergency, which was introduced on October 19 at Zapolyarny district of the Nenets Autonomous Okrug (NAO), is removed. The regime was introduced because of the oil spill on the river Colva.


About it reported in administration of the NAO.


A state of emergency was lifted last Friday.


We will remind, on October 17 near the Kharyaga field to the inoperative pipeline depressurization.


As a result, in the pond, got the oil liquid.


The area of oil stains was 700 m2.


The volume of spilled oil-containing liquid is 0.9 T.


The administration of the city of Usinsk in the Komi Republic introduced a state of emergency on the territory of the municipality, then the state of emergency was introduced and on the territory of the Zapolyarny district of the Nenets Autonomous district.


On the river Kolva was set to 6 lines of booms, in the end, the stain came up to the fourth.


Also at the scene spilled about 20 tonnes of sorbents.


In place of depressurization were collected 72 m3 of contaminated soil and 33.4 m3 spent sorbent and oil-containing liquid.


Complete survey of the coast, on the river already began to appear the ice.


Large areas of contamination were found.


Much of the work takes place on the territory of the Republic of Komi.

As previously reported, LUKOIL has timely taken all necessary measures to minimize the damage from the oil spill in Kharyaga field.

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