(Energy Analytics Institute, Piero Stewart, 23.Mar.2019) — Colombia’s state oil company announced that the Trasandino Pipeline, or OTA by its Spanish acronym, was attacked on March 22 along a portion of the installation located in Ricaurte, Nariño, the company said in an official statement.
As a result of the attack, oil was spilled into the Río Güiza. The company has dispatched personnel to the area to conduct contingency operations, but has yet to report the magnitude of the attack.
#Ecopetrol rechaza rotundamente estos atentados que afectan el medio ambiente, las comunidades y el bienestar de todos los colombianos. #NoMásAtentados #CuidemosElTubo pic.twitter.com/Z2uyeFxvCN
— Ecopetrol (@ECOPETROL_SA) March 23, 2019
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