Thursday 21 September, 2017

WATCH: Fire at Atlantic LNG

A fire which occurred at Atlantic LNG was put out with no casualties or injuries.

Footage shared via social media on Tuesday showed a fire at the company's Point Fortin facility around 2:15 pm.

The company said in a statement issued Tuesday that there was a fire at one of the power generation units on Atlantic's Point Fortin plant.

However, the company said its response and safety systems immediately activated as per design. 

The company said the fire was quickly extinguished and there were no injuries.  Technical teams are currently conducting checks. 

Atlantic is in the process of advising relevant stakeholders.