Minor landslide affects MRPL’s operations
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) has taken a shutdown of its Phase-3 units as a safety precaution in view of the minor land slide in the area as an aftermath of the monsoon fury in the district. The landslide has affected apiperack carrying pipelines between the process units and as a precautionary measure, the units in the Phase-3 complex have been temporarily shut down. Actions have been initiated for the stabilization of the piperack and resolving the matter.
The Phase-I and Phase-II of the refinery complex as well as the product dispatch facilities remain unaffected and operating normally.