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Tesoro cited for incident at Nikiski oil loading dock

...described as a "near miss" involving an oil tanker loading cargo during winter ice conditions...the Jan. 13 incident involving the oil tanker Overseas Martinez, the tug aiding...six years an incident involving an oil tanker has occurred at the Kenai Pipeline...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-05-14/tesoro-cited-for-incident-at-nikiski
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Cook Inlet Risk Assessment reaching final stages

...was completed using 2010 data. It showed crude oil carriers moved 58 percent of the 450 million gallons of persistent oil. Tanker barges move 66 percent of the 566 million gallons of non-persistent oil. An accident type of frequency study was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-04/cook-inlet-risk-assessment-reaching-
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With Kulluk grounding, we've been warned

...even when the weather inside is much milder. The questions raised are obvious: What if the Kulluk had been a loaded oil tanker experiencing a loss of power in a storm or a barrier jet along the rugged coast just outside Hinchinbrook? Would a rescue...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-01-15/with-kulluk-grounding-weve-been-w
Opinion

...of the oil is moved straight from the pipeline to an oil tanker ship docked at the Christy Lee Platform two miles offshore...wooden buffers each weighing about 200 tons that brace an oil tanker to the dock when it is loading. One of the fenders dropped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-17-2
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Industry sees a big year for energy development

...of the oil is moved straight from the pipeline to an oil tanker ship docked at the Christy Lee Platform two miles offshore...wooden buffers each weighing about 200 tons that brace an oil tanker to the dock when it is loading. One of the fenders dropped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/trends/2013-02-28/industry-sees-a-big-year-for-energ
Trends
Les Palmer: Remember the Exxon Valdez

...casual visitor - the boaters, kayakers and passengers aboard day boats and cruise ships. In March of 1989, when the oil tanker ran into Bligh Reef and began leaking crude oil, I remember thinking that Prince William Sound had been spoiled forever...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-27/les-palmer-remember-the-exxon-va
Outdoors
Coast Guard investigate spark on oil tanker

...Coast Goard and state and federal regulators are investigating how an electrical spark flashed on the deck of a docked oil tanker in Valdez last week, creating the potential for an explosion. Greg Jones of the Alyeska Pipeline Service Co., which...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/102600/ala_102600alapm0030001.shtml
alaska
New tanker to ply inlet

A newly commissioned oil tanker specially built for transiting icy waters will soon begin operating in Cook Inlet. Tesoro announced this week that the Zaliv Amerika...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022808/news_4417.shtml
News
Phillips lays keel for 3rd Millennium-class tanker

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Construction of the third and final state-of-the-art oil tanker for Phillips Alaska Inc. is under way, the company said Tuesday. The keel of the 900-foot tanker Polar Discovery has been...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090500/ala_090500alapm0140001.shtml
Alaskans respond to attacks with increased security, donations

...buildings, Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. boosted security for the trans-Alaska pipeline, the Coast Guard ordered oil tanker loading halted at the Valdez terminal and the Federal Aviation Administration grounded all flights except for those conducted...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/091101/new_091101alaattpm10001.shtml

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