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Massive fire at Biomax bio-diesel Factory at VSEZ in Visakhapatnam

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    There were about 15 storage tanks and by 10 p.m, the fire had spread to 11 of them

    Minister for HRD Ganta Srinivasa, who reached the spot, confirmed that there were no casualties. Fortunately, the 10 to 15 employees present in the plant at the time of the accident ran for safety

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    The storage tanks exploded one after other, as the raging fire spread from one tank to other

    About 10 fire engines reached the spot and additional fire engines with chemical foam were requisitioned from HPCL, NTPC, the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant and the Eastern Naval Command, to fight the blaze.

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    And is considered to be one of the biggest bio-diesel plants in the country

    The Biomax facility at VSEZ has a manufacturing capacity of 5 lakh tonnes per annum from multi-feed stock

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    Firefighters were unable to make any progress on the ground till late in the night

    The Indian Navy Commander said that eight fire extinguisher have been sent to the spot.

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    A fire accident was reported at Biomax Fuels Limited in Duvvada, Visakhapatanam

    HPCL incident : “It was like an action replay of the 1997 HPCL fire accident that claimed 60 lives

  • Bio Diesel, Biomax Fuels Limited, Visakhapatanam, VSEZ, SEZ, Eastern Naval Command, Duvvada, Fire accident, fire tenders, fire extinguisher, Indian Navy, Diesel, Ganta Srinivasa, District Fire Officer, chemical foam, HPCL, NTPC, Steel Plant, Commissioner of Police, Collector
    According to reports, there are currently 40 fire tenders at the spot trying to douse the fire

    Fire rages at Biomax Fuels Limited, a bio-diesel manufacturing unit in the Visakhapatnam SEZ

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