TITLE

USW Challenges Thin-Wall Pipe in TransCanada Keystone Pipeline

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Metal Center News;May2009, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opposition of the United Steelworkers (USW) on the use of the understandard thin-wall pipe for the transport of crude oil from Alberta to Houston, Texas. Tom Conway, vice president of the UWA International, submitted a formal complaint to the U.S. Department of Transportation requesting to deny the pending permit in TransCanada Keystone Pipeline LP. Moreover, USW indicate that the thin-wall pipeline can poses a safety hazard.
ACCESSION #
41025204

 

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