It has been nearly 48 hours since the blast rocked Tianjin Binhai New Area Wednesday night.
The initial explosion took place at a warehouse belonging to Tianjin Dongjiang Port Ruihai International Logistics Co. Ltd.
Following is some information about the company collected from the official website of the company.
Tianjin Dongjiang Port Ruihai International Logistics Co. Ltd was founded in 2011 registered at Tianjin Dongjiang Bonded Port Area, with a registered capital of 50 million yuan.
The company provides dangerous loading supervision service and serves as an intermediate center for dangerous cargo authorized by Tianjin Maritime Safety Bureau, and Tianjin Transportation Committee.
The company has 70 staff and 20 casual workers.
The annual throughput of cargos at the company is 1 million tons and the annual revenue is over 30 million yuan.
The company covers an area of around 46,000 square meters consisting of a multiple-use building, NO.1 dangerous goods warehouse, NO.2 dangerous goods warehouse, an intermediate warehouse, a storage yard, a fire pump room, a Gate House, a box type substation, and a waste water tank.
The company’s safety management regulation has a slogan which reads “money is good, but not as good as life; time is precious, but not as precious as safety.”