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Touring the Tamar Gas Platform

Underwater Mileage

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

Underwater Mileage

Underwater, the construction tasks were just as massive. Divers at as deep at 240m installed 457 miles of pipe. Over 1,200 miles of umbilical tubing is used to move the gas from the field to the platform -- together they make the longest subsea tie back in the world at 150 km.

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