28 June 2012 14:24 [Source: ICIS news]
The Tjeldbergodden unit, which has a nameplate capacity of 900,000 tonnes/year, was shut down early this week following a strike at the Heidrun oil and gas field that began on Sunday 24 June.
Statoil’s methanol unit is supplied with natural gas from Heidrun.
It is understood that the strike is over pensions.
Statoil was unsure when methanol production would resume, the source said.
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