Elkem in Kristiansand evacuated after bomb threat

Monday 4 August Elkem received a message that a bomb was going to explode on the Elkem Solar site Sunday 10 August 13.00 hrs. The evacuation was conducted according to plan, and the area was evacuated between 12 and 14 hrs. The production at Elkem Carbon was stopped in the same time span. Normal operations were resumed after the evacuation. One person is being held in custody and has been charged for the bomb threat.


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