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Transport Malta is investigating an Oil spill at Qajjenza

22 July 2015

Transport Malta is investigating the cause of an oil spill that was reported at San Lucian Oil Terminal in Qajjenza (Marsaxlokk Harbour). Port Inspectors are currently on site to monitor the cleanup operation which is being undertaken by the terminal operator. The oil spill has been contained. The cause of the spill has not been identified at this stage but tests are currently being made to assess whether there was an underwater pipeline breach.