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offshore safety three decades on from piper alpha oil - it s 30 years since the world looked on in horror as the terrible events of piper alpha unfolded lessons learned from that tragedy have ensured that the health and safety regime in the north sea is entirely different now, designing for offshore construction kasten marine - a snapshot from the year 2000 canada s dollar as of 2000 has in the past usually hovered between usd 0 60 and usd 0 75 australia s between usd 0 50 and usd 0 65 and new zealand s between usd 0 40 and usd 0 55 with excursions in either direction around those values, 5 reasons for expats to start an offshore company - many offshore companies allow you to invest in assets like real estate that us companies don t allow for in this way you maintain maximum control over your company and keep as much money as possible for yourself, minute s silence for piper alpha s 167 victims bbc news - a minute s silence has been held in aberdeen in memory of the 167 men who lost their lives in the piper alpha disaster 30 years ago the name of each worker was read aloud at a service attended by, blowout well drilling wikipedia - a blowout is the uncontrolled release of crude oil and or natural gas from an oil well or gas well after pressure control systems have failed modern wells have blowout preventers intended to prevent such an occurrence an accidental spark during a blowout can lead to a catastrophic oil or gas fire prior to the advent of pressure control equipment in the 1920s the uncontrolled release of, good lightweight safety boot avforums - i am after some new safety boots for work but i need them to be nice and lightweight as i do alot of walking around construction sites i have some dewalt ones at the moment they are good but just too heavy for walking around warehouses that are 1 2 mile long, news ladol lagos deep offshore logistics base - ladol managing director dr amy jadesimi with archbishop desmond tutu while receiving the fellowship for young african leaders the 2012 archbishop desmond tutu fellow is a prestigious fellowship given to leaders from across the continent who have shown great community spirit as well as positive leadership in africa, keen footwear s newport h2 sandal works great on sailboat - colin european correspondent here at aac is a deeply experienced offshore sailor who holds a yachtmaster licence and a gifted photographer and talented writer who has added a whole new dimension to attainable adventure cruising, blowout the deepwater horizon disaster cbs news - the gusher unleashed in the gulf of mexico continues to spew crude oil there are no reliable estimates of how much oil is pouring into the gulf but it comes to many millions of gallons since the