A survey covers the development of the offshore pipeline construction industry since the late 1940's; the availability of equipment; some ways in which contractors can reduce construction costs; the record high volume of work during the 1968 season in the Gulf of Mexico; developments in underwater dry welding; and requirements for the future, including methods and equipment for connecting flow lines in 500-700 ft of water.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Petroleum Engineer Publishing Company

    Box 1589
    Dallas, TX  United States  75221
  • Authors:
    • Ward, D R
  • Publication Date: 1968-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 29-31
  • Serial:
    • Pipeline Engineer
    • Volume: 40
    • Issue Number: 13
    • Publisher: Petroleum Engineer Publishing Company

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056019
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 24 1974 12:00AM