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Touring the Tamar Gas Platform

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Tamar Gas Field34,000 Tons in the SeaAround the WorldLego-like ConstructionUnderwater MileageGoing Online

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Building the Tamar platform was a massive undertaking. It was an exercise in “Lego-like construction” assembling massive pieces shipped in from around the globe. The 20,000-ton-platform jacket came 8,000 miles from Texas as did the deck. Other elements traveled from shipyards in Europe.

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