Kuparuk 2U Pad Crude Oil Spill
- Time/Date of Incident
- Spill Number
- CPAI reported external corrosion to the flow line. After the insulation from the flow line was removed, responders observed a 6-inch long crack (about 1/8 inch wide at the center) in the flow line. Investigators believe the cause was from external corrosion due to water trapped between the pipe and the insulation.
Aerial and Miscellaneous Photos
- 12/16/2007 - aerial infrared photo showing extent of spill (courtesy of Conoco-Phillips)
- 12/17/2007 - overflight photo with crude misted areas outlined (courtesy of Conoco-Phillips)
- Photo of crack in pipeline (PDF, 99K, courtesy of Conoco-Phillips)