Incident Disclosure 2015

Flame Detection

October 2, 2015

Suncor Energy reported that on October 1, 2015 the Terra Nova Floating Production Storage and Offloading Vessel (FPSO) entered into alarm status due to flame detection. Upon investigation, it was determined that a small flame became visible on the insulation blanket for the lower medium pressure turret swivel due to the creation of an arc in an electrical circuit. The flame was extinguished and the circuit was isolated.

There were no injuries associated with this incident and Suncor is conducting an internal investigation.

Media Contacts:

Suncor Energy:
Media Relations
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Sean Kelly APR, FCPRS
Manager of Public Relations
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Incident Disclosures 2015

Nov 30, 2015High Potential Near Miss
Oct 12, 2015Grease Fire in Galley
Oct 8, 2015Helicopter Experiences Fuel Bypass Indicators
Oct 2, 2015Flame Detection
Oct 2, 2015Unauthorized Discharge
Sep 2, 2015Major Hydrocarbon Gas Release
Sep 1, 2015Helicopter Engine #2 Fire Indication
Aug 20, 2015Major Injury
Jul 29, 2015Major Hydrocarbon Gas Release
Jul 2, 2015Helicopter experiences low oil pressure indication
May 16, 2015Person Overboard from West Hercules
May 5, 2015Helicopter Engine #2 Power Loss
Mar 4, 2015Manual disconnect from well due to weather
Feb 19, 2015Helicopter on the Helideck of the Hibernia GBS