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News. The huge ENSO107 - known as a 'gorilla rug' - will be drilling in NZ waters from Sept. & manned by OMS. "I think we should feed him & then tell him he's in the wrong spot.." 3 April, 2007

Reference Number: DCDL-0004655

Shows a large gorilla, wearing a hard hat, drilling in New Zealand waters. In the background is a oil drilling rig and in the foreground is two men in a 'OMS' boat loaded with bananas for the gorilla. One of the men says "I think we should feed him and then tell him he's in the wrong spot ..". Refers to the arrival of the gigantic Ensco 107 drilling rig which will be drilling at the Kupe Gas and Maari oil fields and will be operated by Offshore Marine Services (OMS).

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Taranaki Region, Oil industries, Oil wells, Gas as fuel and Oil well drilling rigs - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

Part of:
Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :[Digital cartoons from 1 June 2007 onwards + digital cartoons received on 2 CDs dated 2004-2006 - all published in the Shipping Gazette, MG Business, or Presto], Reference Number DC-Group-0032 (289 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 300 dpi ; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 1476 x 1141. Single art work

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