Major Ethylene Pipeline Undergoing Repairs

Damages to the pipeline were inflicted almost three weeks ago, but repairs were delayed largely due to the extremely bad weather
Major Ethylene Pipeline Undergoing RepairsMajor Ethylene Pipeline Undergoing Repairs

A part of the West Ethylene Pipeline, which was damaged by heavy rains and landslides in Kermanshah Province, will be repaired and come online by the end of the week, the director of production control at the National Petrochemical Company said.
“Restoration work on other damaged parts of the pipeline is underway and efforts are being made to resume ethylene flow in the pipeline as soon as possible,” NPC news website NIPNA quoted Qodratollah Farajpour as saying.
Since March 19 most provinces have been hit by severe rainfall and flooding that resulted in colossal damage to homes, farmlands, schools, roads, bridges and other infrastructure. The rare natural disaster claimed the lives of over 80, injured hundreds others and displaced tens of thousands.


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