Fire Breaks Out, Quickly Extinguished at Canada's Co-op Refinery

Reuters, August 11, 2020

Canada’s Co-op refinery complex in Regina, Saskatchewan, said it has contained and extinguished a fire in ‘Section 1’ of the 135,000 barrel-per-day refinery on Monday morning, with all personnel safe.

The fire was “extinguished quickly”, the refinery said in statement on its website. The Co-op Refinery Complex (CRC) is a wholly-owned subsidiary and a strategic business unit of Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL).

(Reporting by Arpan Varghese; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)

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