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WWII-era tugboat sinks in Gastineau Channel

...spokeswoman for the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, said it wasn't immediately clear how much fuel or lube oil was onboard. A sheen was observed near the Juneau-Douglas Bridge, but Bressler said a pollution investigator aboard...
Jeep N Alaska calls 'Jeepsters' to the Peninsula

...everyone met and the holder of the best hand was issued a prize ranging from a 50" light bar to a free detailing and a lube oil filter change. "We had some pretty good winning hands; turned in first place was a flush," said Tim Iverson, the...
No sign of hull breach in Shell drilling vessel

...the Gulf of Alaska.Mehler said the Kulluk is carrying about 143,000 gallons of diesel and about 12,000 gallons of lube oil and hydraulic fluid.A Coast Guard C-130 plane and a helicopter were used to fly over the grounded vessel on Tuesday...
No sheen seen, but drill ship status uncertain

...can do to prepare," Singleton said. The Kulluk is carrying 150,000 gallons of diesel and about 12,000 gallons of lube oil and hydraulic fluid. "The condition of the Kulluk has not been confirmed," unified command said in a status report...
BP's trial project worth $86 million

...products. "It's incredibly pure stuff," he said. "It lends itself to production of zero-sulfur diesel, jet fuel, lube oil and other products that are ultra-pure." Managers have been saying the Nikiski plant will operate for about five years...
Salvage crews size up Monarch: Inlet ice hinders recovery effort the vessel's cargo were six stainless steel totes, three plastic drums and eight steel drums containing various lube oils and chemicals. The chemicals are hazardous. Butler said the whereabouts of those containers are unknown. Anyone who...


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