Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines

RESEARCH from the University of Western Australia (UWA) has found marine life growing on subsea oil and gas pipelines, could potentially save industry time and money all while improving infrastructure stability.

Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines Seabed critters found to stabilise oil and gas pipelines

 

The new research was published on Tuesday from the UWA Oceans Graduate School and investigated marine growth along subsea spans - places where pipelines and cables do not touch the