Mobile Newswatch 12

Home | Weather | News | Sports

Army Corps of Engineers to decide on supports for pipeline
STRAITS OF MACKINAC - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to decide soon whether to allow new supports to be installed for an underwater oil pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac.

Pipeline operator Enbridge disclosed yesterday that erosion had opened a gap beneath one of their pipelines in the channel connecting Lakes Huron and Michigan.
The company says the pipe's integrity isn't threatened. Still, it wants to install more than 50 screw anchors for greater stability.

Michigan has granted a permit.

Enbridge says it's been waiting 16 months for the Army Corps to do likewise.

Story By: Newswatch 12 Team

Officials outline security zone for Democratic convention
Officials in Price Co. arrest one man in connection to recent burglaries
Youth racers compete at World Championship Snowmobile Derby
Regulators OK natural gas power plant in northern Wisconsin
4 dead in house fire in northeastern Wisconsin
Arbor Vitae Fire Department hosts 3rd annual firefighter chili cook-off
Officer involved shooting suspect in Wausau allegedly armed while attempting to steal vehicles
World Championship Snowmobile Derby underway; snowstorm could affect track conditions

Home | Weather | News | Sports

View Desktop Version

Copyright© 2020 Rockfleet Broadcasting / Northland Television, Inc.

Disclaimer: All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
Neither Rockfleet Broadcasting / Northland Television, Inc. nor By Request Web Designs shall be responsible for any typographical errors, misinformation, or misprints.

Site Design By: