Tag Archives: Oil Spill

BP Pipeline Upkeep

From the Anchorage Daily News (Wesley Loy): BP lacked a good process for assessing corrosion risk in Prudhoe Bay pipelines, and corrosion fighters were forced to make “tradeoffs” to meet budget targets, a BP-hired consultant found. The report from Booz … Continue reading

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Ice Road Truckers

Just saw an advertisement for “Ice Road Truckers” on the History Channel. Looks like a variation on the Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” except with trucks instead of fishing boats. Winter travel on the slope in winter is mostly done on … Continue reading

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