Alaskan pipeline

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an oil pipeline that runs 800 miles from wells at Prudhoe Bay to the port of Valdez

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The industry, which drew workers here decades ago to build the massive trans- Alaskan pipeline, has continued to supply high-paying jobs that, in turn, feed spending in the service economy and other areas.
After finally reaching an agreement with ExxonMobil, BP and ConocoPhillips on the Alaskan pipeline, Gov.
The dog's nose is one of the best scent detection tools on the planet, already used to find missing people, explosives, drugs, even leaks on the Alaskan pipeline.
1975: Develops the Arctic Parka specifically for workers on the Alaskan pipeline.
To put this $12-billion or so into perspective, the Alaskan pipeline cost $8-billion to install in the mid-70s, which equates to $25-billion today.
Shot in remote areas of Alaska, it features footage of Joo on a four-hundred-mile trek following the Alaskan pipeline against its flow to the Arctic Ocean; images of a group of Inuits interrupted in their efforts to unearth a sod village by someone having a seizure (all staged); and revolting views of a taxidermied caribou stuffed with fresh intestines for bait.
These projects include deepwater offshore wells, new and expanded liquefied natural gas facilities, Canada's Mackenzie Delta pipeline, and an Alaskan pipeline that would allow delivery of natural gas to the lower 48 states.
And a spokesman for the company operating the Alaskan pipeline, which carries some 17 percent of all the oil in the U.
Falling Down has an addictive hook and Alaskan Pipeline shimmers with haunting beauty.
Under the terms it will sell about a quarter of Arco's Alaskan assets and a 13% stake in the Trans Alaskan Pipeline System (TAPS) - a proportion equivalent to the amount of production it will offload.
In that service area is the Alaskan pipeline, which stretches 800 miles from Prudhoe Bay in the north to Valdez in southeastern Alaska.
The parable underscores a point: While SW won't be an Alaskan pipeline for Sony, its traditional radio, broadcast satellite, and digital cable venues are clearly intended to be more than a spigot.
But the area started to decline in the late 1970s after workers from the Alaskan pipeline project began pouring into Anchorage.
To get there, the Jacksons snaked along the Alaskan Pipeline service road, 100 miles north of Fairbanks, in a rugged rental car and then settled in for a 25-mile chartered boat ride up the Yukon River.
He accompanied oil workers on the Alaskan pipeline, Federal Express package handlers, and Las Vegas "working girls" on their nightly rounds.
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