Saturday, January 5, 2013

Video of the Oil Rig Belonging to Shell that Ran aground in Alaska

An offshore oil drilling rig belonging to Shell has run aground and is damaged. The event occurred on December 31st after the rig broke free from tow ships in rough seas. The rig called the Kulluk is carrying more than 140,000 gallons of diesel fuel and 12,000 gallons of lubricating oil and hydraulic fluid. In this video you can see an aerial view of the grounded rig and a brief from a Shell Incident Commander.

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