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Oil & Gas Journal

05/17/2010
Volume 108, Issue 18
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  • Regular Features

    • OGJ Newsletter
      A semisubmersible rig sank in the Caribbean off Venezuela's eastern coast, but the crew of nearly 100 was reported safe.
    • Journally Speaking

      • Knowing the path ahead
        When the Deepwater Horizon semisubmersible rig exploded, caught fire, and then sank while on station at BP PLC's Macondo prospect in 4,993 ft of water 40 miles off Venice, La., triggering an oil leak estimated at 5,000 b/d mere days before the 2010 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2010) in Houston, it could not help but have some bearing on the conference's course.
    • Editorial

      • The regulatory response
        You're seated at a restaurant table when your waiter accidentally stumbles and spills lasagna onto your favorite jacket.
    • Equipment/Software/Literature
      The new PlusGard scaffolding system is designed to improve offshore safety and reduce associated operating costs.
    • Services/Suppliers
      The Woodlands, Tex., has opened a new office and warehouse in Shreveport, expanding its operations to better serve customers in the ArkLaTex region for oil and gas exploration and development. The facility is to be operational by August 2010.
    • Advertisers Index
    • The Editor's Perspective

    • Market Journal

      • Business outlook bright at OTC
        Despite the overhanging pall of the tragic Macondo blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, the 2010 Offshore Technology Conference on May 3-6 in Houston was generally upbeat with business better than a year ago and hopes of steady improvement through the rest of the year.
  • General Intrests

  • Exploration & Development

  • Technology

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