Systems in place to strengthen offshore operations, API says

04/16/2012
A comprehensive reappraisal of offshore oil and gas safety and environmental protection practices by the industry since the April 2010 Macondo deepwater well blowout and oil spill has laid the foundation for significant improvements, an American Petroleum Institute official said. "As a result of this work, and extensive resources devoted to safety that continue to draw on the best minds from the industry and government, we've established a multilayer system, with many built-in redundancies to help prevent incidents, to intervene and stop a release that might occur, and to manage and clean up spills," Erik Milito, API's upstream and industry operations group director, said during...
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