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Micoperi 7000
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No: 259   Contributor: Stu Levene   Year: 1992   Country: United Kingdom
Micoperi 7000

Taken whilst I was working briefly for Marconi UDI in Aberdeen during my holidays from university. I was the EDM operator during a gas-riser jacket installation somewhere near Brent Field in August 1992. I was supposed to be part of a failsafe operation - two EDM operators and a transponder set-up, but one of the EDMs and the transponder failed, so it was up to me to guide it in safely - talk about pressure!!
Picture added on 26 February 2007
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Saipem 7000
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