Hurricane Ike Photo Gallery
Sep 19, 2008 11:53 AM
Charles E. Wilson, editor of Bulk Transporter magazine, captured the following images of Houston-area damage from Hurricane Ike.
This pipeline tank farm south of Houston TX escaped damage during Hurricane Ike. In fact, the petroleum industry along the Texas Gulf Coast fared well as a whole. Fourteen refineries shut down along the Texas Gulf Coast prior to Hurricane Ike, and they were coming back on line as fast as power could be restored.