Essex County Fire and Rescue Service


Fire in recycling plant

Tilbury Docks Road, Tilbury
16/02/2016 @ 07:01
Incident Number: 2273
In attendance: 2 X Orsett 1 X Grays

Firefighters have been called to a fire in aluminium can recycling plant at Tilbury Docks.

Update 08:59hrs: Firefighters have extinguished the fire in a large recycling bin using one hose reel jet and two fire extinguishers. Eight breathing apparatus were worn and two thermal imaging cameras were used.

Two ventilation fans were also used to help clear the incident site of smoke.

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