Petronas: Pengerang complex fire occured at residue desulphurisation unit

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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) said today that the fire incident at its Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) in Johor occurred at the atmospheric residue desulphurisation unit which is under commissioning stage. 

In a statement, national oil company Petronas said teams have been set up and they are currently working closely with relevant authorities to investigate the cause of the incident. Petronas said the PIC fire incident occurred today (12th April 2019) at approximately 1:25am.
 
"No fatality was recorded. One personnel sustained scratches and has already been discharged, upon receiving medical consultation. 

"We wish to assure members of the public that the situation is under control and there is no health-related risk to this incident," Petronas said.