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Minister meets with Shell to discuss Corrib pipeline

Minister meets with Shell to discuss Corrib pipeline20/10/2005 - 15:23:09 Minister Noel Dempsey met with Shell chiefs today to discuss dismantling part of the Corrib gas pipeline.Shell was ordered to dismantle a section of the pipeline three months ago as it had been welded illegally.Work began on the dismantling this week, but a local development group called for it to be stopped. The Pro-Erris Gas Group said the pipeline should remain intact, pending results of a safety review.Minister Dempsey and Shell will now seek legal advice on the issue before taking further action.

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21 August 2006 - 1:09am