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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...
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...
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...
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...

...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...
Pioneer Potluck: The 4th of July and Watermelon

...played all day and into the night. The bikes and toys were stored in another van from some other trucking company. The oil platform contractors, the oil companies, the tugboat operators, the pipe yards and anyone in the oil industry were represented...
'Super excited', features a tower designed as an XTO Energy oil platform, a fishing community, three other large structures...the equipment is from all out here. We have the (XTO oil) platform, the M & M Market" - the playground is in the Nikiski...
Raul H. Ross

...Throughout his lifetime, he was a teacher, logger, commercial fisherman, heavy equipment operator, mechanic, oil platform worker, carpenter and home builder. He also spent time working on the Alaska Pipeline. At the time of his death...
John Bernard Rodgers

...transferred to Alaska in 1968 and rose to supervisory positions with the company. From Anchorage he worked on the offshore oil platform Dolly Varden in the Cook Inlet, and in 1974 he transferred to the onshore facility in Kenai, AK. He retired from...


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