Tag Archives: Architectural Ideas for Repurposing Oil rigs

Submission: May 15, 2020
Registration: May 05, 2020
Language: English
Location: Italy
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


The oil and oil-gas platforms, more than 8000 present all over the planet until a few decades ago, have gradually been dismantled to free the seas from the strong pollution they cause. The so-called decommissioning process of fixed platforms is usually carried out by removing them entirely from the marine environment in which they are located, bringing them to the ground and then demolishing or disassembling them to sell valuable equipment or, in some cases, revamping the best pieces for later reuse in other fields.

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