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Strict speed limit on highway

He said that the maximum speed limit will be enforced to prevent accidents from taking place.Last week a car travelling at over 100 kmph crashed into a side protective barrier on the highway killing two people and injuring three others. (Colombo Gazette) Report by Indika Sri Aravinda The police said that a strict speed limit will be enforced for vehicles travelling on the southern highway.Police spokesman SP Budhika Siriwardena said that vehicles travelling over 100 kmph on the highway  will be fined. read more

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Whats the difference between oil and gas pipelines

by Posted Sep 11, 2015 1:39 pm MDT What’s the difference between oil and gas pipelines? AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association is trying to clear up some of the confusion people have about oil and gas pipelines.A recent pipeline leak at Nexen operations in northern Alberta has put pipeline safety in the spotlight.CEPA vice president Patrick Smyth explained that there are three different types of pipelines: gathering, transmission and distribution.He said CEPA oversees the operation of 130 thousand kilometres of transmission pipeline in North America, basically making it the middle man between extraction and export.“We are the ones who will move the product once it is gathered from one area of the country to another or into a market outside of Canada,” Smyth said.Nexen is not a member of CEPA, which is why the organization is not commenting on the incident involving its gathering pipeline.Visit aboutpipelines.com for more information. read more