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Inside the Alaska pipeline

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Published by Celestial Arts in Millbrae, CA .
Written in English

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  • Trans-Alaska Pipeline (Alaska)
    • Subjects:
    • Trans-Alaska Pipeline (Alaska)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEd McGrath.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN879.5 .M27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 182 p. ;
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4905927M
      ISBN 100890871388
      LC Control Number76053336
      OCLC/WorldCa2646313


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Inside the Alaska pipeline by McGrath, Ed, Publication date Topics Trans-Alaska Pipeline (Alaska) Publisher Millbrae, CA: Celestial Arts Collection Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on April 4, Pages:   Trans-Alaska Pipeline, pipeline that connects the oil fields of Prudhoe Bay in northern Alaska, U.S., with the harbour at Valdez, miles (1, km) to the south.

The discovery of oil on Alaska’s North Slope in spurred the creation of a safe and efficient way to bring those reserves to. Phillips Alaska Pipeline Corp.

% Unical Pipeline Co. % The pipe has a diameter of 48 inches and is * miles in length with less than half buried, the remainder is on 78, aboveground supports, located 60 feet apart, built in a flexible *zigzag pattern.

The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) is an oil transportation system spanning Alaska, including the trans-Alaska crude-oil pipeline, 11 pump stations, several hundred miles of feeder pipelines, and the Valdez Marine is one of the world's largest pipeline systems.

It is commonly called the Alaska pipeline, trans-Alaska pipeline, or Alyeska pipeline, (or the pipeline Country: Alaska, United States. Before I begin talking about the impacts of the pipeline system, I felt it appropriate to first talk about the pipeline system itself.

To accomplish this I created a list of 8 Inside the Alaska pipeline book that I felt help provide a better understanding of the Trans Alaskan Pipeline System. Enjoy.

The Trans Alaskan Pipeline System is. John McPhee: a master of non-fiction In Coming into the Country, McPhee recorded the dynamism of Alaskan nature just as the first oil passed through the Trans-Alaska pipeline. First published in. The book is updated periodically and includes important dates and events from Alyeska's history, facts about TAPS' design, construction and operations, and timelines and tables of throughputs, shutdowns, and other information.

To request a printed copy of the fact book, contact Alyeska Corporate Communications at () To do this, the pipeline measures to be a long 1, kilometers in length. Crossing three mountain ranges and streams and rivers, the Alaskan pipeline truly is a historical innovation. Alaskan Pipeline Jobs.

Trans Alaska pipeline work is in high demand and is one of the best jobs in the oil and gas industry. The Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) is approximately miles in length. TAPS originates at Pump Station 1, located on the North Slope of Alaska, and terminates at the Valdez Marine Terminal, in the City of Valdez.

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The first pipe of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System was laid on Ma Last weld was completed The pipeline is often referred to as “TAPS” – an acronym for the Trans Alaska Pipeline System. More than bird species have been identified along the pipeline.

First oil moved through the pipeline on J Designing and building the Trans Alaska Pipeline System presented unprecedented challenges. The mile-long steel pipe would cross mountain ranges, rivers and major earthquake fault lines.

Alaska’s semi-frozen permafrost prompted the engineering decision to build more than half the line above ground. Journeys Down the Line: Building the Trans-Alaska Pipeline by Robert Douglas Mead (5 copies) Crazy money: nine months on the trans-Alaska pipeline by Potter Wickware (4 copies) Inside the Alaska Pipeline by Ed McGrath (3 copies).

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One-of-a-kind town that blends Russian and native cultures with gorgeous scenery. A Coast Guard base in Alaska's Cook Inlet. An underwater natural gas pipeline has been leaking into the ice-over inlet since at least December, and now federal regulators have ordered the company.

Pump Station 1 is also a launch point. There are two types of pigs, named for the squealing sound they make as they move through the Trans Alaska Pipeline. A cleaning or dump pig travels through the pipeline cleaning any build-up on the inside. The oil companies that run the Trans-Alaska Pipeline suggest that if oil flows drop too low, the line could be compromised.

But others. The Trans-Alaska oil pipeline began its construction phase inand because of Mr. Williams' love for his country and concern for the spiritual welfare of the "pipeliners," he volunteered to serve as Chaplain on the pipeline, with the subsequent full support of the Alyeska Pipeline.

The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) is one of the world's largest pipeline systems. It is commonly called the Alaska pipeline, trans-Alaska pipeline, or Alyeska pipeline, (or the pipeline as. The construction of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System included over miles (1, km) of oil pipeline, 12 pump stations, and a new tanker largely on permafrost during –77 between Prudhoe Bay and Valdez, Alaska, the $8 billion effort required tens of thousands of people, often working in extreme temperatures and conditions, the invention of specialized.

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The Trans-Alaska Pipeline is a inch oil pipeline that traverses miles (1, kilometers). It was built by the Alyeska Pipeline Service Company in to transport crude oil from Prudhoe Bay’s oil fields to a port in Valdez to be loaded onto tankers and shipped to U.S.

refiners. The cost to construct the pipeline was $8 billion, making it one of the largest privately-funded. Then Alaska can use that loan to buy out BP’s assets and even take over the pipeline. Norway does this; Alaska can too.

Alaska can even buy out a number of other Alaska. The Timeline of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline. — The largest oil strike in the U.S. was discovered underneath Prudhoe Bay. — Construction of the Trans-Alaskan Pipeline began J — The first oil left Prudhoe Bay through the mile pipeline in route to Valdez.

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This indicates a link to an external site that may not follow the same accessibility or privacy. The Alaska gas pipeline is a joint project of TransCanada Corp. and ExxonMobil Corp. to develop a natural gas pipeline under the AGIA, a.k.a.

the Alaska Gas Inducement Act, adopted by Alaska Legislature in The project originally proposed two options during its open season offering over a three-month period from April 30 to J An 'open season' in layman's Country: United States, Canada.

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Invented at the University of Iowa by Brian and Andy S. in   ANCHORAGE, Alaska—The owner of a pipeline leaking natural gas into Alaska's Cook Inlet is dealing with another potential gas leak on a.

Therefore, the entire Alaska pipeline has always operated with the oil inside at around °F, rather warm. This is in an environment where the outdoor temperature can be as low as °F The surface of the pipeline is covered by thermal insulation, but there is SO much surface area and the temperature difference between the pipe and the air.

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Looking for a more. The pipeline runs miles from Prudhoe Bay down to the Gulf of Alaska, and was completed in The North Slope Oil flowing through the pipe is about F degrees at.

Alyeska Pipeline Service Company workers reported the spill at the end of the trans-Alaska pipeline just after 8 p.m. Sunday. The pipeline was operating normally following the spill, the. By Februarythe Trans-Alaska Pipeline System announced plans to construct an mile pipeline stretching from Prudhoe Bay in the Arctic Circle to Valdez on Alaska’s south coast.

The Man will send kids the books an Alaska school district banned. What lies inside the icy cavern seems more and more like a captive, rare animal, an Earth form that might soon be lost. The company that runs the trans-Alaska pipeline announced a 10% cut to North Slope oil production Friday, amid a global oversupply of crude caused by.Explore more of the Last Frontier on any of our Alaska cruises with Norwegian.

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