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Hilcorp acquires additional Inlet oil assets

...owner and operator. Hilcorp Alaska now owns the Baker and Dillon platforms. Hilcorp purchased Cook Inlet offshore oil platforms formerly owned by Chevron in 2012 and has rejuvenated several platforms after considerable investment. When Hilcorp...
Community peppers Alaska LNG staff with questions

...How are they going to help figure out the crime?" Johnson said he remembered a similar influx of people when the oil platforms were built in the Cook Inlet. But, he said, he can't get a straight answer to his question. "They say it's...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...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...speed. Throw into the mix fixed oil platforms, shoals, pipelines and power...
Summer Orchestra highlights new bands

...quipped among one another. Hogue said he started the band with Spanker's mandolin player, Rick Epling on the offshore oil platforms in the Cook Inlet more than two decades ago, just to pass the time. Biggs said it's amazing how tight-knit the...
Arts & Entertainment

...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...
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...
Skies opened to new opportunities

...skies are filled with small aircraft, from air taxis accessing remote locations to helicopters traveling to and from oil platforms. Safety regulations will need to be implemented to ensure that sharing the skies can be done safely.This is exciting...
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...
Senators visit Peninsula

...advantages that shale has in the Lower 48." He said visiting the LNG plant and Hilcorp Energy Company's Steelhead oil platform gave him a chance to learn the nuts and bolts of liquefied gas. Murkowski said demonstrations at the facility and visiting...
Steep and deep

...the three-man crew descends the oil platform's layered catwalks, rips out...members, have been working on the oil platform since June 28, maintaining normally...first time in the Cook Inlet - oil platforms. Team members have rappelled down...


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