the reel thing! It took the owners of the original
Apache to realise that "small" pipes, up to about
12" in diameter can be wound onto a reel,
transported at high speed in a ship shaped vessel,
and then unwound on the location with a
minimum of problems. Here is the Apache II loading
pipe in Invergordon last summer, captured by
posted here on 28th February 2012.
Please note the
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It is about moving rigs - but not as we know them.
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