Oil & Gas News: Emergency situation in Algeria

Oil & Gas News: Emergency situation in Algeria


This morning, at approximately 06:00 local time, the In Salah Gas asset in Krechba was hit by explosive munitions fired from a distance.

Statoil has been in touch with its three employees at Krechba. They are not injured and they are safe. 

Statoil is working on getting an overview of the situation, but has so far no information about anybody being injured during the attack.

Statoil has mobilized its emergency response organisation in Stavanger. The joint venture organisation in Hassi Messaoud has mobilised its emergency response organisation.

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