Explosion at the ASMAR plant in Punta Arenas-Noticias

Yesterday afternoon there was an explosion in the Navy Shipyard and Master Plant (ASMAR) in the city of Punta Arenas in the extreme south of Chile. According to ASMAR, a fire broke out in the structural workshop and four injured people were referred to various health centers in the region, depending on a contractor.

It should be noted that in addition to controlling and deleting the incident, all of the company’s security logs have been activated while the appropriate authorities have been notified of the situation.

According to local press, the accident occurred in the sector where the repair of a smaller ship belonging to a civilian customer was being carried out, as shown in the photo. (Roberto Sandoval Santana, Correspondent for Grupo Edefa in Chile)

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