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An uncontrolled release of natural gas on a newly installed piping system results in a fire

Incident Investigation

An uncontrolled release of natural gas on a newly installed piping system results in a fire

September 18, 2020

Gas

Reference Number:

II-1069070-2020 (#19265)



Location: Nanaimo

Regulated industry sector: Gas – Natural gas system

Incident overview

A natural gas leaked from a newly installed gas line in a warehouse-type grocery store was ignited by a nearby appliance, resulting in a fire. The fire which damaged the floor and warped a stainless steel wall.
 

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