GIS Data Integrity and Pipeline Safety

Ally Fumo
Ally Fumo
Aug 30 · 4 min read

Did you know, in the early days of oil transportation, the barrels were specifically built to account for about a 5% loss in transit? Oil barrels were meant to transport 42 gallons but were built to hold 44 gallons. Talk about inefficiency.

Today, most oil, natural gas and other hydrocarbon products are transported via pipelines. Pipelines are the safest, efficient, and most economical method to…