Lashing the two topmasts together, and making allowance for
their unequal length, at the point of intersection I attached the double block of the main throat- halyards.
OCCIDENTAL Petroleum plans a further increase in its capital spending budget for this year having finalised the Shah sour gas development joint venture in Abu Dhabi and making allowance for
picking up drilling permits in California.
PD Ports, which was bought last November by Canadian property company Brookfield from Australian giant Babcock & Brown, has been planning a future without steel from the mothballed Teesside Cast Products (TCP) and making allowance for
the effects of the recession on the area's heavy industry.