OTC: Operators assess advances in offshore drilling risk management

05/14/2012
Recent advances in managing human and environmental risks associated with drilling and production operations in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico were brought into sharp focus for delegates attending a panel discussion Apr. 30 at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. Many of the panelists echoed one other, saying that the events surrounding the April 2010 Macondo deepwater well blowout and subsequent rig explosion and oil spill brought together industry's best and brightest to improve regulations and safety, and therefore, reduce some of the risk in operating in the deep and ultradeep water. Risk management in the deep water can be subdivided into three simple elements: incident preve...
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