Amuay

  • Venezuela Oil Refinery Faces Challenges

    Venezuela Oil Refinery Faces Challenges

    Thursday, 2nd July 2015
    At Amuay, this oil-rich country’s largest refinery, workers say they risk toxic-gas exposure as they wait for Petróleos de Venezuela SA, the state energy giant, to replace rusted pumps and corroded pipelines, a process that is taking years.
  • Blast at Venezuela oil refinery kills 39

    Blast at Venezuela oil refinery kills 39

    Sunday, 26th August 2012
    An explosion rocked the Amuay oil refinery in northwestern Venezuela, killing 39 people, including a 10-year-old boy, a Venezuelan official said Saturday.