19Jul91 UK: HIGHLANDS FABRICATOR'S STEEL JACKET FOR THE NORTH SEA MILLER PLATFORM COMPLETED.
Within a couple of weeks a huge 18,000 tonne steel jacket for the Miller platform will be sailed from Nigg Bay into the North Sea, more than a month late and millions of pounds over budget.Yet the event will be hailed as a great engineering success by client British Petroleum and contractor Highlands Fabricators.An extra £50 million on a total platform construction programme of £400 million has been spent on modification in the wake of the Piper Alpha disaster. Design and ...
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