Crystal Beach Mystery Pipeline Response
April , 2015
Global provided personnel, equipment and resources necessary to locate the source of a stain and sheen discovered offshore of the Bolivar Peninsula. A mystery pipeline was located offshore and thought to be the source of the pollutants. Specialized equipment was brought in to locate the pipeline where came ashore. Once exposed, it was the shore end was hot tapped and connected to a vac truck to remove the pollutants in the pipeline. It was determined by the USCG that the pipeline and its contents were not a significant environmental threat at which time the pipeline was plugged, sealed and reburied.