Statoil staff on board the Åsgard B platform offshore Norway had to be mustered to lifeboats following a small fire on the facility on Sunday evening.
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Oil sands producers Canadian Natural Resources and Cenovus Energy have been forced to shut down production and evacuate all workers as wildfires rage on.
Oil production gets back on track Canada’s oil sands, as producers restart operations; although the wildfire continues to spread.
The sudden movement of the massive wildfire around the oil sands hub in Fort McMurray, Canada, has prompted the evacuation of 4,000 people from work camps.
A fire onboard the P-48 platform offshore Brazil sent flames 20 metres high, according to unions, and resulted in injuries to one offshore worker.