Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the explosion at the petrochemicals complex of Pemex in Pajaritos, in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz. The explosion occurred while the tanker, named Ouetzalcoatl, was undergoing repairs at the complex's marine terminal. The blast killed two workers from repair company Lopez Garcia SA, Pablo Santos Garcia and Oswaldo Vazquez Flores, and one Pemex worker, Octaviano Hernandez Mendoza, the company said.


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