PLATFORM DESIGN IS GEARED FOR SAFETY

Newer platforms in the Gulf of Mexico are built to handle oil and gas production as safely as possible. The main feature of these newer platforms is a bulkhead extending from one side of a platform to the other--from floor to ceiling--to physically separate wellheads from all production-handling equipment.

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    Petroleum Publishing Company

    211 South Cheyenne, P.O. Box 1260
    Tulsa, OK  United States  75221
  • Authors:
    • Bleakley, W B
  • Publication Date: 1973-11-26

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 49-52
  • Serial:
    • Oil and Gas Journal
    • Volume: 71
    • Issue Number: 48
    • Publisher: PennWell Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0030-1388

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072734
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Safety Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 31 1974 12:00AM