Shell's Nyhamna gas processing plant shut-Gassco

OSLO, Oct 8 (Reuters) - The Royal Dutch Shell-operated

Nyhamna gas processing plant in Norway was shut down onMonday at around 0900 GMT, the gas system operator Gassco said.

Gas output at the plant, which processes gas from offshoreOrmen Lange gas field before it is shipped to Britain, was downby 32 million cubic metres, it added.

The shutdown was expected to last for ten hours. Shell was not immediately available for comment.

(Reporting by Nerijus Adomaitis)

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