General

Local Major Incidents

Fire at Chemsolv Technologies

Background

On 22 May 1997, Control Room at HQ SCDF received a fire call from public informing that a factory was on fire. The premises involved were a single storey chemical treatment plant and a chemical storage area. Highly flammable waste chemicals stored in drums and various container sizes were in the vicinity.

Description of Operations

3 fire engines (PL 40, PL 32 and PL24), a Breathing Apparatus (BA) Tender, an aerial ladder and Damage Control Tender (DCT) were immediately despatched to the scene.

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Last updated on 30th Sep 2011