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Vessel capsizes, sinks: M/V Monarch rolls while pinned against oil rig

The supply vessel that struck the Granite Point oil platform early Thursday morning has submerged out of sight according...An additional 20,000 gallons of diesel is on the oil platform, Shinn said. The Coast Guard dispatched a seven-person...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...Chief Engineer.I first started work in Cook Inlet in the summer of 1965. The first Oil Platform, Shell A, was up and drilling, and the Pan American Oil Platform B was under construction. There was lots of activity and excitement in the area as...
Cook Inlet Risk Assessment reaching final stages

...Panel members include representatives for fisheries, land and resources, mariners, Native Alaskans and subsistence, oil platform and mobile drilling unit operations and ports and harbors.The project management team is made up of representatives...

...executive of Abengoa, a Spanish engineering firm building a cellulosic ethanol plant in Kansas. "The first deep-water oil platform was not profitable. The first airplane was not profitable. The important thing is that it is working."At 25 million...
Michael Chris Petrov

...even just a corner or a tiny closet.In 1974 he bought a home in Kasilof with his own shooting range. Working as an oil platform operator with a 7-on/7-off schedule, he had time to devote to research. By 1980 he was preparing his first article...
Chopper escape module coming to KCHS

To prepare offshore oil platform workers for the possibility that the helicopter taking them to work crashes into the sea, a helicopter escape simulator is being...
Forest Oil to divest Alaska-based assets

The Osprey oil platform off Nikiski is among Alaska assets being spun off by Forest Oil Corp. as it attempts to reduce its debt following its takeover...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus offered What do soldiers serving in Iraq, a person living in Montana, another in Louisiana working on an oil platform and a woman working on a fishing boat have in common? They have taken the school's Online Survey of Chemistry class...
Traffic delays expected today

...experience some delays tonight and Friday night as Homer Electric moves some power lines to make way for oversize Chevron oil platform modules being trucked from Anchorage to the OSK dock in Nikiski. "We can only travel between 10 p.m. and 5 a...
Steep and deep

...helicopter to fly, the three-man crew descends the oil platform's layered catwalks, rips out or welds in new piping...other Ropeworks team members, have been working on the oil platform since June 28, maintaining normally inaccessible reaches...


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