Well-come development

Lee, Andrew
July 2003
Engineer (00137758);7/25/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7632, p8
Reports on the development by British engineering firm Alpha Thames of a system module designed to sit on the seabed and separate oil from water and other impurities at the head of the well. Plans of Shell to test the technology; High vulnerability of the system to failure; Possible qualification of the technology as 'catalogue ready' for use at Shell's offshore facilities.


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