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In case you ever wanted to know what goes into drilling....An Infographic on Parts and Components of Oil Drilling Rigs - Tradequip - The Energy Equipment Marketplace - provides a way to connect buyers and sellers of energy industry equipment in a safe and secure manner. Find infographic at

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SCOTLAND.. Debt, North Sea oil and the pound sterling are just some of the economic issues pitting Edinburgh against London ahead of Scotland's independence referendum in one month's time

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The Door to Hell: Take a look inside a giant hole in the desert which has been on fire for more than 40 YEARS

Derweze, also known as the door to hell, is a 70 meter wide hole in the middle of the Karakum desert in Turkmenistan. The hole was formed in 1971 when a team of soviet geologists had their drilling rig collapse when they hit a cavern filled with natural gas. In an attempt to avoid poisonous discharge, they decided to burn it off, thinking that the gas would be depleted in only a few days. Derweze is still burning today

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That's a load of ships! The carrier boat that can hold up to 22 barges - and even an oil rig - on its back

The Blue Marlin carrries another oil rigm this time it is Diamond Offshore's semi-submersible drilling rig, Ocean Monarch. The rig was laoded in Singapore and discharged in Corpus Christi, USA

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Seattle 'kayak-tivists' take on Shell in battle over Arctic oil drilling

Seattle 'kayak-tivists' take on Shell in battle over Arctic oil drilling Hundreds of water-borne protesters are shaking their paddles at a giant oil rig in the city’s port they say will bring ecological disaster and worsen climate change: A small flotilla of kayakers and other protest boats follow as the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock on Thursday in Elliott Bay in Seattle.

Anselm Kiefer <i>Sursum corda</i> (2016). Photo Courtesy of White Cube (Ben Westoby).

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Big Ships in Storms | ... storm which are commonplace in the seas around the latitudes of the

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