Fire at Palfab Limited, Industrial Emissions Licence Registration No. P0338-01, Doonisky, Lissarda, Macroom, Co. Cork

Date released: Jul 13 2018

The EPA is investigating a fire which occurred at the Palfab Limited sawmills at Doonisky, Lissarda, Co. Cork.  The alarm was raised at 04:30 on Friday 13th July 2018.  The Fire Service arrived at the scene soon after and will remain on site until the fire is completely extinguished. 

The EPA attended the site on Friday 13th July 2018 to commence an investigation into the incident and is continuing to monitor the situation.

Palfab Limited hold an Industrial Emissions Licence Registration No. P0338-01 for the treatment of timber at their facility in Doonisky, Lissarda, Macroom, Co. Cork.

Update 27/07/2018

The fire at the facility was brought under control and the fire service left the site at 3:30pm on 13/07/2018. The investigation into the incident is continuing.