By Joseph A. Pratt,Tyler Priest,Christopher J. Castaneda
This heritage places a human face at the strategy of technological switch. utilizing the phrases of a lot of those that took half in Brown & Root's offshore actions, this publication recounts their efforts to discover functional how one can get better offshore oil. development on classes discovered within the Gulf of Mexico earlier than and after international battle II, the company's body of workers tailored offshore applied sciences to stipulations encountered in Venezuela, the center East, Alaska, and different areas sooner than turning into one of many first engineering and development businesses to confront the problem of North Sea improvement within the 1960's.
Through occasions of increase and bust within the oil undefined, the hunt for powerful expertise had persevered. the method has now not regularly been gentle, however the effects were outstanding. As we input a brand new and fascinating period in offshore expertise, the historical past of the 1st fifty years of the presents an invaluable context for knowing present and destiny events.
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Offshore Pioneers: Brown & Root and the History of Offshore Oil and Gas: Brown and Root and the History of Offshore Oil and Gas by Joseph A. Pratt,Tyler Priest,Christopher J. Castaneda