Colonial's pipelines explode in flooded river near Houston

November 1994
Pipeline & Gas Journal;Nov94, Vol. 221 Issue 11, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the rupture on a pair of Colonial Pipeline's product pipelines near Houston, Texas' ship channel on October 1994. Speculations regarding the cause of the mishap; Damages from the accident.


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