Inside the pipe

A section of the oil pipe waiting to be welded. When the full project is ready in 2014, 15 million tonnes of oil each year (about 300,000 barrels a day) will flow through this section of pipe that is laid on unstable permafrost.

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A section of the oil pipe waiting to be welded. When the full project is ready in 2014, 15 million tonnes of oil each year (about 300,000 barrels a day) will flow through this section of pipe that is laid on unstable permafrost.
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