TECHNOLOGY REVIEW OF ARCTIC OFFSHORE OIL/GAS OPERATIONS

This report presents a review of the state of the art in the design and construction of offshore drilling facilities that may be used in oil/gas exploration on the northern Alaska Outer-Continental Shelf (OCS). It addresses the hazards posed by the Arctic environment, reviews potential development concepts and their vulnerabilities, and draws conclusions as to the risks. This study was limited to exploration and production structures fixed to the ocean floor or ice. ... (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Energy Interface Associates, Incorporated

    Palos Verdes, CA  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1979

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324311
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Arctic Science and Technology Information System
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1981 12:00AM