Ciudad Madero


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Ciudad Madero

 

a city in eastern Mexico, in the state of Tamaulipas; a northern suburb of Tampico. Population, 109,200 (1973). Ciudad Madero, located in the Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Basin, has enterprises of the chemical and petroleum-refining industries.

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The accident took place at a fuel barrel storage area in the Ciudad Madero refinery just outside the port city of Tampico in Tamaulipas state while the facility's coking plant was undergoing maintenance, the company said in a post on its Twitter feed.
15 amid extreme security measures, with Ciudad Madero and Matamoros cancelling the military parade on Sept.
Last week, assailants killed 16 people in one day in the northern city of Ciudad Madero, and attackers burst into a drug rehab centre in Chihuahua and shot 19 men to death.
From the Company's positive experience since the first quarter 2007 in Tampico, and neighboring Ciudad Madero and Altamira, we are confident that AXTEL's customer service orientation and innovative voice, data and Internet solutions will consolidate the Company's participation in this important northeastern state", stated Antonio de Nigris Sada, Director of AXTEL's Northern Region.
The area includes the cities of Tampico, Ciudad Madero and Altamira, which lie in the Panuco River Basin, and has a total population of approximately 1 million.
Credit goes to representatives of SEMARNAP (Secretaria de Medio Ambiente Recursos Naturales y Pesca); Gladys Porter Zoo of Brownsville, Texas; Lower Rio Grande, Santa Ana, and Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuges; INP (Instituto Nacional de Pesca); Tamaulipas State Government Pesca; CRIP Tampico (Centro Regional de Investigaciones Pesqueras); La Pesca Port Authority; UAT Shrimp Laboratory in La Pesca (Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas); PROFEPA (Procuraduria Federal del Medio Ambiente); and Scouts from Ciudad Madero and Tampico, Mexico.
More than 450,000 people live in the city and neighboring Ciudad Madero.
Pemex says fire extinguished MEXICO CITY: Mexico's national oil company, Pemex, said a fire at its Ciudad Madero refinery in northern Tamaulipas state was extinguished within 30 minutes.
The PRI retained the mayoral seats in Matamoros, Nuevo Laredo, Ciudad Madero, and Tampico, and ousted the PAN from Reynosa and Ciudad Victoria.
BMV: AXTELCPO) ("AXTEL") a Mexican fixed-line integrated telecommunications company, announced yesterday the official startup of operations in Tampico, Tamaulipas, and the surrounding municipalities of Ciudad Madero and Altamira.
The refineries at Cadereyta and Ciudad Madero in northern Mexico were reconfigured, and a reconfiguration is underway at Minatitlan on the southern Gulf.