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Shell

Shell's decision to cut up and recycle its redundant 14,500t Brent Spar oil storage platform at its temporary home in a Norwegian fjord has been welcomed by environmentalists. The favoured £26M option by Scottish/Norwegian consortium Wood - GMC includes re-use of cylindrical base sections to form a ferry quay.

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