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Emergency dumping of large hydrocarbon oil inventories

This summary report addresses the feasability and potential benefits of emergency dumping of large hydrocarbon inventories from offshore installations. The study responds to recommendation 45i of the Publis Inquiry of the Piper Alpha Disaster and its objective to provide guidance, direction and a methodology for emergency dumping.

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Updated 2010-03-19