Friday, 15 April 2016
Flowing from the Field
Premier Oil is pleased to announce the first flow of oil from the Solan Field, situated to the west of Shetland. It is a fixed platform in 413' of water and operates, not with a pipeline, but a shuttle-tanker service. The benign look of the photograph above contrasts with the malevolent feel of the one below. The BBC website has the fuller story.
Scottish Islands Explorer - there must be a few readers on the platforms
Digital Edition: immediately available both on- and off-shore