BW Offshore Says Four Brazilians, One Indian among Workers Killed

Reuters

OSLO, Feb 13 (Reuters) – Norway's BW Offshore said on Friday four of its workers killed in an explosion offshore Brazil this week were Brazilian nationals while the fifth worker was Indian.

There were still four workers unaccounted for, all of whom are Brazilians, and the firm was continuing its search efforts, BW Offshore said in a statement.

A BW Offshore oil and gas floating production storage and offloading vessel, working for Petrobras offshore Brazil, suffered an explosion on Wednesday.

(Reporting by Balazs Koranyi)

 

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