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Elastec equipment used in pipeline oil spill training

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Elastec equipment was used in a pipeline oil spill training exercise. The training appeared in a September 14, 2017 online article from the News Tribune. The following is an excerpt from the article.

“Employees from Enbridge practiced releasing a skimmer, which glides across the top of the water, underneath the Route 23 Bridge in Ottawa on Wednesday morning.”

“The pipeline company was conducting a field equipment deployment drill with Ottawa Fire Department and Ottawa River Rescue. The company owns and operates a 42-inch-diameter pipeline that extends from West Canada through eastern La Salle County, underneath the Illinois River, and southward to Pontiac.” Read the entire article. PDF of the article