Pipeline repaired

Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2001

Gov. Tony Knowles, right, talks with Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. CEO David Wight, left front, and Alyeska Senior Vice President Bill Howitt about the patched hole in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline Monday afternoon. The permanent repair, above the governor, closed off a half-inch bullet hole in the pipeline near Livengood. Almost 300,000 gallons of crude spilled from the hole into the woods about 80 miles northwest of Fairbanks. john hagen / fairbanks daily news-miner

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