Publisher: National Academies Press (January 15, 1994)
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Size: 9.9 MB
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the security of the U.S. undersea pipeline process is an incredible nationwide curiosity and quandary, no matter if the worry specializes in chance to human lifestyles or the opportunity of environmental pollutants and harm. Focusing totally on the Gulf of Mexico approach, this ebook studies historic examples of pipeline failure, assesses the possibility of destiny pipeline disasters and the technique of mitigating them, and considers the efficacy of present safeguard structures and inspection strategies. It additionally identifies possible choices for advancements within the regulatory framework and in lawmaking.