BP take workers off North Sea platform amid contamination fears

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Workers are being removed from a North Sea platform over ongoing problems with diesel contaminating its water supply. Staff on BP’s Magnus installation were warned of the issue earlier this month but an investigation has failed to find the source of the contamination. Read the full story on our sister site, Energy Voice.  ▶ Full story on pressandjournal.co.uk
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