I pretend that I received a project to work on an oil rig in Malaysia.
Photo: The 107-metre-long Ocean Monarch drilling rig will be based off the east Gippsland coast for two months. (Photo: Matthew Barnes)
Being on the rig itself is a unique lifestyle. You're basically on board a floating (or jungle bound) prison for a month at a time.
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An oil spill in Cape Town's Table Bay threatened 40 percent of an endangered species,
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Instead of playing golf or guitar hero, they pretend to be on board the boat, handling the typical tasks that crew members need to manage:
I tried everything to get us to move forward. On one day I'd give an inspiring speech that got everyone excited to get started building something amazing.
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The participants training to work on deck use joysticks in a Wii-like environment. Instead of playing golf or guitar hero, they pretend to be on board the ...
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In 1989, the Exxon Valdez spilled over 42 million liters of oil off the Alaskan
The entire OSC platform is illustrated in the diagram below, the various parts of which will be outlined through the rest of this article:
... and try out real techniques that are used to clean up an oil spill (such as absorption and dispersion). Includes ideas for science fair projects.
A worker cleans up oily waste on Elmer's Island just west of Grand Isle, La., 21 May 2010
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... Pipework in a chemical injection unit for methane hydrate inhibition
After the tanker MV Prestige split in half, spilling more than 70 million liters of
In training sessions, those who will be in command of the vessel sit in the seats shown in the picture below, while those working with the equipment situate ...
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To support his argument, Khan turned to Staff Engineer Jinyuan Qiao, who joined Schlumberger from Chinese national oil company Sinopec nine months ago, ...
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I admit it started out that way for maybe the first week but it quickly evolved into something else all together.
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... inhibition Reel, 8,800 ft umbilical, and subsea termination assembly for a deepwater well control system
Run by a Canadian firm, Nautilus Minerals, the project will be managed from a ship in the tropical waters of the Bismarck Sea off Papua New Guinea.
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The instructors can throw unexpected variations into the simulation, such as rain.
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I'm the fellow on the right, looking into the sunset
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The first downside of working on the rigs is the loneliness and isolation you can experience by being away from friends and family for a full six months a ...
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... change poster he had seen online which resonated with Trinidad: “Just because the world runs on oil doesn't mean oilmen should run the world,” it said.
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Now, let's get back to Rigs 79 and 96, and to the people who run them—starting with Azzedine Smida, rig manager in charge of both, and probably the best ...
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But not Ali Shoukat, superintendent of Rig 79, who I discovered in that rig's air conditioned office, a 5-km shuttle from base camp.
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In conclusion, the OSC platform is a broad framework of simulators for learning the tasks involved in and around oil rigs. It's interesting to see where ...
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