Asbestos temporarily stops work at Karratha Gas Plant

WOODSIDE Petroleum has confirmed that contractors working at the Karratha gas plant stumbled across asbestos within a pipe rack, causing a temporary halt to work last week.

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The company said it its contractor work crew had identified "potential compressed asbestos fibres" in ten gaskets within a pipe rack at the facility.