Oil tanks

  • 36 Oil Tanks Catch Fire in New Mexico, USA

    36 Oil Tanks Catch Fire in New Mexico, USA

    Thursday, 14th July 2016
    A massive fire broke out at an oil field operated by WPX Energy, in San Juan County, New Mexico. The fire caused several explosions that led to the closing of the nearby highways and forced the local residents out of their homes.
  • Libya, Fire at Two Oil Storage Tanks at Abu Tifl Field

    Libya, Fire at Two Oil Storage Tanks at Abu Tifl Field

    Sunday, 15th November 2015
    Two oil storage tanks at the Abu Tifl field, south east of Jalu and some 300 kilometres south of Benghazi, were badly damaged in a fire.