Statoil reports emergency leakage at Mongstad


Norwegian oil giant, Statoil has reported a leakage at Mongstad.

The company said employees who are not part of the emergency organisation at the plant were evacuated, and parts of the plant are being shut down.

The Statoil emergency response organization has been mobilized and is handling the situation on an ongoing basis.

We have notified the police, ambulance and fire departments according to our procedures, and continue notifying other public authorities.