Out of sight, not out of mind

Hot topics come and go rapidly in the energy industry. Development of shale gas and the safety of overland pipelines hold sway currently, with a variety of technological, political, safety, and market-related forces guiding this focus. In the recent past, however, the main topics of interest were safety of offshore operations and carbon capture and sequestration (CCS), guided by different aspects of the same forces. Once a topic fades from the front pages it sometimes disappears altogether. But more often, the initial flurry of interest was simply the catalyst for years of hard work outside the spotlight on the part of engineers, regulators, and operators; those with the skills and knowle...

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