GV Canal scene in Basra and Mosque in background. SV Small yacht on canal. LV Street scene in Basra. SV Market street in Basra. SV A Fruit stall. SV Arabs smoking hubble bubble pipe. CU Man smoking hubble bubble. LV Cars passing through main streets in Basra. CU Policeman on point...
World's largest oil rig drills for oil and natural gas off the Victoria coast. Australia.
Launching of oil rig at Rotterdam, Holland.
A look at the new oil rig 'Gulf Tide' which is nearing completion. Gairloch, Scotland.
New ocean going drilling machine is tested in the North Sea, Scotland.
Russian newsreel showing achievements of Soviet industry.
Shots of model showing oil drill at one end of Floating Oil Rig and helicopter platform at other.
Canadian sailing ship HMS Discovery in port.
Footage of the training ship the 'Torfrisch'.