Sunday, 4 January 2015
The Wreck of the Kulluk
The New York Times
In 2005, Royal Dutch Shell, then the fourth-largest company on Earth, bought a drill rig that was both tall, rising almost 250 feet above the waterline, and unusually round. Story here.
PinP: This is not an easy read, but well worth the time and effort. An epic and disturbing tale of folly at sea.