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from drawing board to 1st oil
Oil Rig Photos
No: 1934   Contributor: Johnny Mcknight   Companies: Conoco Philips   Year: 2009   Country: United Kingdom
from drawing board to 1st oil

i think it was in 1982,pictured here in the sub assembly were left to right johnny mcknight, "me"(cant remember the guy in the middle,dementia crept in ) and jimmy smythe.
i went up to kishorn for the mating up and done 6months preventitive maintainence.once it was floated out i worked on "the maureen" for the 1st oil coming aboard and thereafter for 3years .great memories.if anybody can put a name to the guy in the middle ,he came from kilbirnie
Picture added on 23 October 2009 at 23:27
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The Maureen Platform
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My dad Stevie shedden was a scaffolder on the hex

Added by Stevie Shedden on 13 February 2017.
Was working as plant fitter when the trusts came in to area 7 in kishorn until it was towed out.

Added by David Gibbons on 03 January 2018.
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