ENI Nikaitchuq Production Facility Flare Incident
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- ENI began oil production from the Nikaitchuq facility on January 30, 2011 and is currently operating in a functional process startup condition. The spill occurred after programmable logic circuits (PLC) failed to respond to set points on high level switches, allowing crude oil to pass through process vessels into the flare.