TITLE

Airgas-Norpac Cracks Through Obstacles On Sub-Sea Pipeline

AUTHOR(S)
Lucas, Ron
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part I. Focuses on the involvement of Russian distributor Airgas-Norpac in the North Sea sub-sea pipeline project. Airgas' supply of abarsives, brushes, electrodes and personal protective equipment and other supplies to Houston Contracting, the firm selected by BP Exploration to build the sub-sea pipeline; Airgas' teamup with Lincoln Electric to manufacture a special run of Shield Arc 80 electrodes for Northstar.
ACCESSION #
3520907

 

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