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Fuel pipeline exercise

Sunday, 19 August 2018, 7:33 pm | Refining NZ

Reports by Radio Live this morning that Refining NZ was testing the strength of the Refinery to Auckland pipeline (RAP) at Wellsford are factually incorrect. More >>

Marsden Point firefighting foams

Monday, 13 August 2018, 6:29 pm | Refining NZ

Reports by Radio New Zealand about contamination from firefighting foams at the Marsden Point Refinery are misleading. More >>

Refinery shutdown about to go into full swing

Wednesday, 2 May 2018, 1:59 pm | Refining NZ

The maintenance shutdown of the Marsden Point refinery is about to enter its busiest phase with work on refinery processing units and related utilities commencing from Monday 7 May. More >>

Refinery welcomes Inquiry

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 2:26 pm | Refining NZ

Refining NZ welcomes the announcement of a Government inquiry into the September pipeline outage. Commenting, CEO Sjoerd Post said that the refinery concurs with the need for a resilient and reliable fuel supply. “A lot of work has already gone ... More >>

Refining NZ - Pipeline reopens

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 7:10 pm | Refining NZ

This morning at 5.15am we shut the Refinery to Auckland pipeline as a precautionary measure after our monitoring system alarmed. More >>

Refining NZ on pipeline alarm

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 3:33 pm | Refining NZ

This morning at 5.15am we shut the Refinery to Auckland pipeline as a precautionary measure after our monitoring system alarmed. Refinery staff are currently carrying out checks to determine the pipeline is fit for service. The situation is different ... More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Sunday, 24 September 2017, 1:11 pm | Refining NZ

Pipeline repair: status update The first batch of jet fuel arrived at Wiri at 10.09am this morning. Settling, recertification and transport to the airport for use will take another 30 hours. More >>

Refining NZ - Pipeline repair: status update 10.00am

Saturday, 23 September 2017, 10:35 am | Refining NZ

The replacement section of pipe has been welded into place and both ends passed the final weld inspection by pipeline certifier Lloyds, late last night. This is a significant milestone. More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Friday, 22 September 2017, 5:20 pm | Refining NZ

Good progress continues to be made on the repair to our RAP pipeline. The welding at both ends of the new section of pipe passed initial inspection yesterday evening. They will now be re-tested later this evening as per procedure (after a 24-hour holding ... More >>

Pipeline Repair: Status Update

Friday, 22 September 2017, 11:41 am | Refining NZ

The repair team has made good progress overnight. The replacement section has been welded into place and the initial weld inspections have passed. This is an important milestone. The second weld inspection will be carried out tonight. More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 5:18 pm | Refining NZ

Good progress was made overnight and throughout today on the repair to our RAP pipeline. The damaged section of pipeline has been removed and welding of the new 17 metre section is in progress. We expect that this will be completed later tonight. More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2:22 pm | Refining NZ

The refinery repair team has made good progress overnight. There remains a long series of individual steps to be completed in order for the schedule to be met. More >>

Refining NZ: Pipeline repair: status update - Sep 20

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 6:52 pm | Refining NZ

Good progress has been made overnight and during the day today on the repair to our RAP pipeline. One of four welds has been completed and the first of the two inline stopple plugs is in place. This work has been completed on schedule and to plan. More >>

Auckland Pipeline Repair: Status Update

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 11:54 am | Refining NZ

We have made good progress on the repair activities overnight, having now isolated (stoppled) the south side of the pipe leak. The team is preparing to isolate the north side of the leak today. These are the necessary steps before we can cut the ... More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 5:20 pm | Refining NZ

• We’ve reached a watershed moment with our site preparation, which is nearly complete. This has included building an access road to the leak site with 260 truckloads of metal (30 tonnes per truck). • The positive news is that the engineering team ... More >>

Pipeline repair: status update

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 12:44 pm | Refining NZ

The pipe repair activities continue to progress well, despite the inclement weather we have had here overnight. More >>

Refining NZ - Pipeline repair: status update

Monday, 18 September 2017, 7:47 pm | Refining NZ

We are running to schedule with our time-plan for repairing the pipe, returning the pipeline to service and getting jet fuel delivered into Wiri Oil Services Ltd (WOSL). More >>

Refinery prepares to repair damaged pipeline

Monday, 18 September 2017, 10:32 am | Refining NZ

Refining NZ has confirmed that it is to start repairs on a section of its multi-product fuel pipeline which was shut down following a jet fuel leak last Thursday. Chief Executive, Sjoerd Post said that a 30-strong team has been working on a twenty four ... More >>

$365 million project a success for Northland and New Zealand

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 4:13 pm | Refining NZ

Auckland, 10 March 2016 – Refining NZ unveiled the $365 million Te Mahi Hou project at a special ceremony attended by Prime Minister John Key at Marsden Point today, and praised the strength of Northland and New Zealand manufacturing that had made ... More >>

Landmark $365 million Project to be unveiled on Thursday

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 4:51 pm | Refining NZ

Landmark $365 million Project to be unveiled on Thursday Auckland, 7 March 2016 – On Thursday 10th March, Refining NZ which owns and operates the Marsden Point refinery, will formally unveil Te Mahi Hou, one of New Zealand’s biggest engineering ... More >>

 

 

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