The Moscow refinery is operating normally after fire

Московский НПЗ работает в штатном режиме после пожара

Moscow oil refinery in Kapotnya, where in the morning the fire occurred, is operating normally, reports TASS with reference to the press service of the company. Fuel supplies in the Moscow region continues.

At the refinery on Saturday morning fired up one of the plants. The fire rose to a height of 10 meters. Firefighters took several hours to extinguish the fire. No one was hurt.

According to the Deputy factory Director Roman Romanov, in a furnace cracking
installation deformity that could cause a fire.

As later reported in the situational-analytical center of the Ministry of energy, the fire, according to preliminary data, occurred because of the burning of the coil in the furnace.

The excess of harmful substances in the atmosphere is not fixed, assured there.

There were 120 firefighters and 30 pieces of equipment.

Rostekhnadzor began to investigate the causes of the fire at the Moscow refinery.