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Minor ammonia leak from oil transfer pump

Incident Investigation

Minor ammonia leak from oil transfer pump

January 15, 2022

Boiler, PV and Refrigeration

Reference Number:

II-1347792-2022 (#26731)



Location: Port Coquitlam

Regulated industry sector: Boilers, Pressure Vessel & Refrigeration - Refrigeration system

Incident overview

Ammonia vapour leaked from the shaft seal of a new oil transfer pump. It is likely that with Safe Operating Procedures for oil pump start-up and shut down, the leak could have been prevented.

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