ND1559 : Subsea pipe sections and handling crane at Georgemas Junction

taken 9 years ago, near to Clayock, Highland, Great Britain

Subsea pipe sections and handling crane at Georgemas Junction
Subsea pipe sections and handling crane at Georgemas Junction
43km. of pipe are being transported in 27m. lengths by rail from Hartlepool to Georgemas, then by road to Subsea7's facility near Wick. There the pipes are welded into long sections and floated out to sea, to be sunk into prepared seabed trenches.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Railways  Construction, Development  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 156 593 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:30.8246N 3:26.9627W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 156 592
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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