ARCO PLATFORM GOES EASY ON THE ENVIRONMENT
ARCO Oil & Gas Co. has started producing gas with an environmentally friendly installation on Mississippi Sound north of Dauphin Island off Alabama. The North Dauphin Island (NDI) unit platform is in 11 ft of water on Alabama State Tract 73 about 1/2 mile north of Dauphin Island. NDI also covers parts of State Tracts 72, 90, and 91. ARCO stressed designs and installation procedures that minimized environmental disturbance.