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The fire at Allied Colloids Limited

The fire at Allied Colloids Limited

a report of HSE"s investigation into the fire at Allied Colloids Ltd, Low Moor, Bradford on 21 July 1992.

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Published by HSE Books in Sudbury, Suffolk .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allied Colloids Group.

  • Edition Notes

    Two folded maps in pocket inside back cover.

    ContributionsGreat Britain. Health and Safety Executive.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv,47p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21687484M
    ISBN 100717607070
    OCLC/WorldCa59842842

    Visual Services Manager Brian Saville is retiring from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service after 34 years. Award-winning photographer Brian has captured some of the county's largest fires on film over the years including the Bradford City fire in , Allied Colloids blaze in , the Summit Tunnel fire in , Hickson and Welch in and the string of firebomb attacks carried out by. Pension plan administrators are often unable to locate lost employees or missing beneficiaries who have moved or changed name over the years, and companies owing unclaimed pension benefits may have moved, change name, merged or gone bankrupt, making them difficult to trace.

    A warehouse fire involving reactive chemicals is described in the Health and Safety Executive's (HSE) investigation into the fire at Allied Colloids Ltd, Bradford on 21 July In Table 1 this incident is listed under the perspectives Technical issues highlighted – How did it happen? and In what sequence?   Explore Mr Timothy John Tyne's photos on Flickr. Mr Timothy John Tyne has uploaded 17 photos to : K.

    allied colloids battle bursts into life as ciba joins fray The Independent - United Kingdom ; Jan The battle for control of Allied Colloids, the speciality chemicals group, exploded yesterday as Hercules, its US rival, twice increased its hostile bid for the group to foil an approach from Ciba, the Swiss pharmaceuticals giant. It follows a three year transformation programme at BASF, which bought the former Allied Colloids site from Ciba in Peter Wormald, site director, said: "This is the largest ever investment.


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8 Allied Colloids Limited, part of the Allied Colloids Group PLC, was founded in and moved to its present site in Low Moor, Bradford in The company produces speciality chemicals, notably polymers for use in effluent and watzr treatment, in the manufacture of paper, paint, textiles and agricultural pesticides.

Fire of On Tuesday 21 July a series of explosions leading to an intense fire broke out in a storeroom in a raw materials warehouse at Allied Colloids site in Low Moor, Bradford. The fire spread rapidly to the remainder of the warehouse and external chemical drum y: England.

Subsequent ignition of the explosive mix (exactly how is uncertain) caused explosion and a major fire. Though they serve the same purpose, oxidants should not be stored with reducants. Anon., Chemical Engineer, 4. The Fire at Allied Colloids Ltd., HSE Books, Sudbury UK, allied colloids manufacturers, producers, distributors, companies, organizations, service providers list.

Allied Colloids and Ciba revealed last Monday that they were discussing a friendly takeover with an offer of pence ($) per share, around two months after Hercules made a hostile bid of p per share. In response, Hercules first raised its bid to p and then to p, valuing Allied Colloids at £ billion.

In July a chemical fire broke out at the Allied Colloids factory in Bradford. In that incident smoke drifted for more than 20 miles from the plant although there were no serious injuries. There remain many problem areas with the requirements of the Seveso III Directive, and we highlight two of these.

To do this we start by providing some of the salient details of a warehouse fire that occurred at the Allied Colloids Ltd, UK site, on 21st July (HSE Books, ). One of the HSE's comments in their accident investigation.

It took just 12 minutes for Allied Colloids to fire back by announcing that it was in discussions with Ciba about a p bid designed to bury Hercules' hopes. A new book has been launched commemorating 40 years since the West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service was formed.

Another significant incident featured is the Allied Colloids. Allied colloids history Environmental profile of Allied Colloids Inc Allied Colloids Inc. is located at P. BoxSuffolk VA, Scientific Conference Calendar of Conferences and Meetings on Organic Chemistry and Polymers bradford low moor, Wanted Footage or Photos - Duration: Yielding to pressure from the publishers who find need at this time for a new printing of.

Allied Colloids Ltd is located in Bradford, United Kingdom. Company is working in Chemicals business activities. Another chemical plant, Allied Colloids, that was situated very close to the site of the Low Moor Chemical Company, suffered a severe fire in The site of the works is now a landfill that has since been landscaped, but when it was first dug out, the digging crew found cellars from houses that had been destroyed in the original explosion.

Allied Colloids currently employs 2, people at its Low Moor site and Ciba has admitted that some jobs may have to go because of a duplication between the two companies.

Eric Moorhouse, head of. Allied Technologies Limited (“Allied Tech”) was established in and subsequently listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange Main Board in June Allied Colloids Chemicals BEACH ROAD SHAW TOWERS Singapore.

ALLIED COLLOIDS GROUP LIMITED - Free company information from Companies House including registered office address, filing history, accounts, annual return, officers, charges, business activity.

Health and Safety Executive, The fire at Allied Colloids Limited. A Report of the HSE?s investigation into the fire at Allied Colloids Ltd, Low Moor, Bradford on 21 July ?, ISBN 0 71 0, [53] Wilson, Brian.

Containing run-off at Allied Colloids, Fire Prevention, n°, pp. [54] Ontario Fire Service. Sales agent for ‘BASF’ products in UK was Allied Colloids (Bradford) Ltd. The six largest German chemical companies, including BASF, merged to form I.G.

Farbenindustrie AG. Represented by I.G. Dyestuffs Limited, London for dyes and J. Steel & Co. Ltd., London for nitrogen and chemicals. Badische Company Limited, London disbanded.

Health and Safety Executive () The fire at Allied Colloids Limited, Low Moor, Bradford. Accessed on Jul Nelson G () Fire and Pesticides, a Review and Analysis of Recent Work.

Fire Tech New Zealand Fire Service () The Ecotoxic Effects of Fire-Water Runoff Part I: Literature Review. The Fire at Allied Colloids Ltd (21st July ) View document. The Fire at Hickson & Welch Ltd (21st September ) View document.

The Chemical Release and Fire at the Associated Octel Company Limited (1st and 2nd February ) View document. The Explosion and Fires at the Texaco Refinery, Milford Haven (24th July ). Salcare is a Trademark by Allied Colloids Limited, the address on file for this trademark is Cleckheaton Road Low Moor, Bradford, West Yorkshire Bd12 0jz.

Ciba's Acquisition of Allied Colloids. This is a case study of a competitive merger, in which the Swiss chemicals company, Ciba Specialty Chemicals, played the role of a white knight in a bidding war for the British company, Allied Colloids. The case study is intended to highlight a number of interesting features of hostile and competitive M&A.Get Textbooks on Google Play.

Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.This could be Keighley, Ilkley, Bradford or any of our 40 fire stations across West Yorkshire. It could even be North Yorkshire (Skipton). Fun fact. Silsden attended the biggest chemical fire West Yorkshire has ever experienced at Allied Colloids Ltd site in Low Moor, Bradford in Facebook Page.