Plans are underway to safely transfer all remaining materials from the site, based on mechanical integrity inspections of tanks and associated piping and equipment. All tanks containing materials are being evaluated and prioritized for transfer. To further secure and safely transfer remaining materials from the site, technical experts with TPC Group are introducing inhibitors to stabilize materials being transferred.
Environmental Health, Safety and Security (EHSS)
Air monitoring coverage also includes fence line monitoring. TPC Group currently has 10 stationary air monitors at the fence line, 17 stationary monitors inside the fence line and 15 roaming air monitors inside the fence line.
Claims and Resources Information
Root Cause Investigation
A full and thorough investigation and root cause examination of the event will take place. As the event evolves, updates will continue to be provided via the response website created specifically for this event: www.portnechesresponse.com