Mobile Bay Oil Rig

This is the closest I have ever been to an oil rig in the open water. They were all over the Mobile Bay and our ferry came by this one fairly close to get a close look. Of course it lasted only maybe for one or two minutes as we were moving pretty fast. It looks like this type of rig is operated without any humans, or maybe it is dry by now and it just seats there till they take it away. No idea.

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9 Responses to Mobile Bay Oil Rig

  1. suej says:

    Nice sky, and the rig looks almost peaceful….

  2. Susan says:

    Natural gas rig. Lots of them in the bay. Nice pic!

  3. Amy says:

    Great capture of the view! … operated without any humans, Amazing!!!

  4. natuurfreak says:

    Gorgeous photo but not my favorite place to be

  5. fotomind says:

    fantastic sky. Great capture.

  6. Dmitrii says:

    thanks all for stopping by!

  7. Great photo! You managed to make the rig look less sterile, almost serene.

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