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Australia. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef
Title
Report / Royal Commissions into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef
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Nq 328.94 AUS
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Canberra : Govt. Printer, 1975
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600
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ROYAL COMMISSIONS INTO EXPLORATORY AND PRODUCTION DRILLING FOR PETROLEUM IN THE AREA OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF REPORT—VOLUME 1 1
PERSONNEL OF ROYAL COMMISSIONS INTO EXPLORATORY AND PRODUCTION DRILLING FOR PETROLEUM IN THE AREA OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF 3
TABLE OF CONTENTS 11
PRINCIPAL INTRODUCTION PART 1 - APPOINTMENT OF THE COMMISSIONS AND THE TERMS OF REFERENCE 53
PART 2 - NECESSITY FOR LONG-TERM EXPERIMENTS CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE CHAIRMAN AND THE PRIME MINISTER AND THE PREMIER OF QUEENSLAND 62
PART 3 - THE TERMS OF REFERENCE 74
PART 4. - SOME FEATURES OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF PROVINCE 90
PART 5 - GEOLOGY AND PETROLEUM POTENTIAL GBRP 114
PART 6 - CORAL, CORAL REEFS AND THE GREAT BARRIER REEF PROVINCE 125
APPENDIX (See paragraph PI.2.14 supra) 211
TERM OF REFERENCE NO. 1 PART 1 - INTRODUCTION 213
PART 2 - DIFFERENT TYPES OF OIL AND GAS LEAKS 217
PART 3 - STATISTICS 220
PART 4 - OFF-SHORE PETROLEUM DRILLING TECHNOLOGY 229
PART 5 - THE MUD SYSTEM AND PRIMARY CONTROL 239
PART 6 - LOSS OP PRIMARY CONTROL 250
PART 7 - MAINTENANCE OF PRIMARY CONTROL 255
PART 8 - SECONDARY CONTROL AND BLOWOUT PREVENTERS (BOPs) 261
PART 9 - LOSS OF SECONDARY CONTROL AND FORMATION FAILURE 269
PART 10 - PRODUCTION PROBLEMS 275
PART 11 - CHRONIC POLLUTION 295
PART 12 - OTHER HAZARDS INCLUDING EXTERNAL FORCES 336
PART 13 - SUMMARY OF THE CAUSES OF OIL SPILLS AND BLOWOUTS 348
PART 14 - THE ANSWER TO TR1 368
TERM OF REFERENCE NO 2 PART 1 - CRUDE OILS - THEIR COMPOSITION AND PROPERTIES 377
PART 2 - CHANGES IN THE COMPOSITION AND PROPERTIES OF SPILLED OILS 384
PART 3 - OIL MOVEMENTS 402
PART 4 - THE TOXICITY OF CRUDE OILS AND THEIR COMPONENT HYDROCARBONS: EXPERIMENTS 410
PART 5 FIELD STUDIES OF MASSIVE OIL SPILLS OVERSEAS AND OF THEIR EFFECTS ON MARINE ORGANISMS 429
PART 6 - FIELD STUDIES OF OVERSEAS CHRONIC SPILLS AND OF THEIR EFFECTS ON MARINE ORGANISMS 451
PART 7 - GAS LEAKS AND THEIR ECOLOGICAL EFFECTS 487
PART 8 - REMEDIAL MEASURES 490
PART 9 - OIL AND ITS PROBABLE EFFECTS ON THE MARINE LIFE OF THE GBRP CONSIDERATIONS PRELIMINARY TO PART 10 503
PART 10 - THE ANSWER TO TR2 591

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Australia. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef & Wallace, Gordon & Queensland. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef. (1975). Report Retrieved December 1, 2020, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1928649125

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Australia. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef, Wallace, Gordon and Queensland. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef. Report Canberra: Govt. Printer, 1975. Web. 1 December 2020 <http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1928649125>

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Australia. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef & Wallace, Gordon & Queensland. Royal Commission into Exploratory and Production Drilling for Petroleum in the Area of the Great Barrier Reef. 1975, Report Govt. Printer, Canberra viewed 1 December 2020 http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1928649125

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