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LNG transfer taking place in Scapa Flow
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LNG transfer taking place in Scapa Flow

LNG transfer taking place in the Flow this weekend between the "Excelerate" and "Excalibur" this weekend 14-03-10.
Only the 2nd time this has been done inshore in the world,the first time it was done was also in the Flow a couple of years ago.
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Picture added on 16 March 2010 at 11:47
Comments:
Why does no one appear to be questioning why it's the only place in the world this has been done inshore?
Added by Phyllis Gee on 17 March 2010
2 experimental submarines in the 50's ran on HTP (high test peroxide). Their names were HMS Explorer and HMS Excalibur. Due to their volatility they were called in the Navy HMS Exploder and HMS Excruciator. I hope there is no similarity here.
Added by W Watters on 17 March 2010
Kaaruumbaaaaa!!!!!!!!!!! Never mind the tug looks like it is big enough to protect all properties bounding Scapa Flow - and beyond, from any resulting shock wave ........
Anonymous comment added on 21 March 2010
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