Resources

—SPATIAL ASPECTS OF OFFSHORE HOUSING

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Damien Cronin, “Technical Report- Offshore Petroleum Facility Accommodation,” NOPSA, Perth Australia, 2011

Katharine R Parks, “Human factors, Shift work, and Alertness in the Offshore Oil Industry,” Health and Safety Executive, University of Oxford, 1993.

American Bureau of Shipping, “Guide for Crew Habitability on Offshore Installations,” ABS 2002. Deidre Toupe, HB Rentals, Brochure

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Wind Rose Network

—SOCIAL ASPECTS OF OFFSHORE HOUSING

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Rodney E Cluck, Harry Luton, “Towards a Multi Level Social Assessment Framework: Effects and Responses to Change in the Gulf of Mexico,” Minerals Management Service, Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2002.

Mark Shrimpton, Keith Storey. “The Effects of Offshore Employment in the Petroleum Industry: a Cross-National Perspective”, U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service Herndon, Virginia Environmental Studies Program September 2001.

Gale, R. P.: “Comments on “Boomtowns and Offshore Energy Impact Assessment: the Development of a Comprehensive Model,” Sociological Perspectives (1986) 29(4): 506-510.

Freudenburg, W. R.: “Addictive Economies: Extractive Industries and Vulnerable Localities in a Changing World Economy,” Rural Sociology (1992) 57(3): 305-332.

K.M. Sutherland and R.H. Flin, R.G.I.T, “Psychosocial Aspects of the Offshore Oil Industry”, Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1991.

G. J. M. Aiken’ and C. McCance “Alcohol Consumption in Offshore Oil Rig Workers” The Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London S.E.5, and The Royal Cornhill Hospital, Cornhill Road, Aberdeen AB9 22H, U.K..

Katharine R Parkes and Melanie J Clark, “Psychosocial aspects of work and health in the North Sea Oil and Gas Industry,” Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, 1997.

—AQUANETWORKS

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Leffler, William L. “Deepwater: Petroleum Exploration & Production”. Penwell, 2003

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Sevan Marine

Sevan Drilling

Ship Inventory

Ship Types

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

The Geography of Transport Systems

Subsea Pipelines

Rigzone

Jee

Technip

Work Boats International

Huisman

Design in the Terrain of Water

Supply Vessels

—LANDSCAPES OF OIL

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Leffler, William L., Pattarozzi, Richard., Sterling Gordon. Deepwater: Petroleum exploration & production (PennWell corporation, 2003)

Neff, Jerry. “Enviromental Impacts of Synthetic Based Drilling Fluids”. USA. Department of the Interior, 2000

Gormna, D.G., Neilson, J. Decomissionning Offshore Structures (London, Springer-Verlag, 1998)

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Drilling Technology and Engineering

Narbors  Industries Ltd.

Transocean Fleet Specs (http://www.deepwater.com/fw/main/Petrobras-10000-462C17.html?LayoutID=17)

A Map of the Oil World, New York Times

—MARINE LIFE

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Chatwin, Anthony. “Priorities for Costal and Marine Conservation in South America.” USA. The Nature Conservancy.Mosaic Print, 2007

Craig, Robin Kundis. “Protecting International Marine Biodiversity: International Treaties and National systems of Marine protected Areas.” Journal of Land Use Vol 20:2. USA. Florida State University, 2005.

GIWA. “Global International Waters Assessment: Brazil Current.” Sweden, United Nations Environment Programme, 2004.

Global International Water Assessment. “Challenges to International Waters; Regional Assessments in a global perspective.” Sweden. United Nations Environment Programme, 2006.

Neff, Jerry. “Composition, Environmental Fates, and Biological Effects of Water Based Drilling Muds and Cuttings Discharged to the Marine Environment.” USA. Battelle, 2007.

Goldberg, Jeremy. Wilkinson, Clive. “Global Threats to Coral Reefs: Coral Bleaching, Global Climate Change, Disease, Predator Plagues, and Invasive Species.” Australia. Australian Institute of Marine Science, 2004.

Selber, Jesse. Epstein, Paul. “Oil: A Life Cycle Analysis of its Health and Environmental Impacts. USA. The Center for Health and Global Environment,” Harvard Medical School, 2002.

Vasconcellos, Marcelo. Gasalla, Maria. “Fisheries catches and the carrying capacity of marine ecosystems in southern Brazil.” Canada. University of British Columbia, 2000

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Defenders of Wildlife. Impacts of offshore Oil and Gas Drilling on Marine Wildlife.

Greenpeace

Heileman, S. Gasalla, M. XVI-54 South Brazil Shelf

Organizacion de las Naciones Unidas para Agricultura y la Alimentacion. Structure and Characteristics of the Fishing Industry.

The Global Education Project. Fishing and Aquaculture

—ARTIFICIAL ISLANDS

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Eric Allen, Dallas Dees, Sean Hicks, Robert Hollibaugh, Toby Martin and Terry Starling. Texas A&M University, OCEN 407 Design of Ocean Engineering Facilities, “Design of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel for offshore Indonesia” May 1, 2006.

Curt Haveman, Jeffrey Parliament, Jeremy Sokol, Joseph Swenson, and Timothy Wagner, Texas A&M University, OCEN 407 Design of Ocean Engineering Facilities, “Design of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel for operation in the South China Sea,” May 15, 2006.

John A Lane, Energy Institute Presentation, “FPSOs Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow,” Jul 28, 2005.

Kenneth William Gatland and David Jeffries, “Future Cities: Homes and Living into the 21st Century,” 1979 (Edc Pub).

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Offshore Magazine

Oil Rocks

The Seasteading Institute

Offshore Mooring

FPSO Deployment

Freedom Ship International

London Marine Consultants, “Turret Systems”

Dominic Michaelis, “Energy Island,”

Neil Montier, Jul 9, 2011, “Oil Rocks- City above the Sea” 

FPSO, Explained

Triton City: Buckminster Fuller

Floating Ecopolis: Vincent Callebaut

Hotelier at Sea: Morris Architects

Floating City 2030: Anthony Lau

Tokyo Bay Masterplan, Kenzo Tange

—AQUATECHNOLOGIES

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Hendricks, R C., and D M. Bushnell. “Halophytes Energy Feedstocks: Back to our roots.” N.p.: NASA Research Center, 2008.

Stamets, Paul. “Earth’s Natural Internet.” N.p.: Whole Earth Magazine, 1999.

Yue, Yin, Miki K. Tomita, and Richard J. Shavelson. “Diagnosing and Dealing With Student Misconceptions: Floating and Sinking.” N.p.: Stanford University, 2008.

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Seawater Agriculture: Siddle, Julian. Seawater holds key to future food. N.p.: BBC NEWS, 2008.

Aquapod Fish Farming: Ocean Farm Technologies

BioRock

Multi-Stage Desalination

Reverse Osmosis: ESP Water Products

Universal Remediation Inc., BioBoom

Amazon Mycorenewal Project

Westermeyer, William E. Bioremediation for Marine Oil Spills. 1991.

Biello, David. Slick Solution: How Microbes Will Clean Up the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. N.p.: Scientific American, 2010

Floating Power Plant A/S., Poseidon Floating Power

Wave Dragon

Aquabuoy 2.0 Wave Power Generator

Anaconda Wave-power Generator