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  1. BP to cut Macondo drill pipe; swap BOP

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 6 Sep 2010

    Horizon semisubmersible blowout preventer ( BOP ) with two pieces of pipe inside it and to install another BOP . Plans called for the drill pipe going down ..... might put on the lines that will lift the BOP off the Macondo well. Crews calculated a

  2. Government releases DNV's findings on Deepwater Horizon BOP

    Online Articles

    Wed, 23 Mar 2011

    the Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer ( BOP ), and the report recommends additional study be done on the BOP ’s failure to close and seal the Macondo well ..... Investigation Team released DNV’s report on the BOP , which concluded that off-centered drill

  1. BP retrieves Deepwater Horizon BOP from Macondo well in gulf

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    late Sept. 4 after installing a different BOP on the well the previous day. On Sept ..... said, "Where we are at now with the new BOP on the well is we basically have secured this ..... the top of the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) BOP on Sept. 2 at 4:25 p.m. CDT. • The

  2. BP to cut Macondo drill pipe; swap BOP

    Online Articles

    Fri, 27 Aug 2010

    s Deepwater Horizon semisubmersible blowout preventer ( BOP ) with two pieces of pipe inside it. Plans currently call ..... removing the capping stack and replacing the Deepwater Horizon BOP with a BOP from Transocean’s Development Driller II semi. An Apr

  3. Macondo well BOP examination compromised, CSB chief tells Bromwich

    Online Articles

    Mon, 27 Dec 2010

    well’s blowout preventer as long as the BOP ’s owner, Transocean Ltd., and manufacturer ..... extraordinary care would be taken to conduct the BOP testing above reproach,” CSB Chairman Raphael Moure-Eraso ..... to lead the examination of the recovered BOP from the deepwater Gulf of Mexico oil well which

  4. TESTING IMPROVES SURFACE BOP EQUIPMENT RELIABILITY

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 14 Jun 1993

    and availability of surface blowout preventer ( BOP ) equipment. The reliability of surface BOP equipment has largely been assumed satisfactory ..... of blowouts. But recent data indicate surface BOP reliability is only one-tenth that of subsea

  5. Multiplex BOP system utilizes updated technology, decreases riser disconnect time

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 1997

    Discoverer Seven Seas is poised to lower the multiplex BOP system on top of the stack. The BOP system is positioned beside the moon pool next to ..... 28,499 bytes] The driller's panel mimics the BOP stack and other functions. Its location allows

  6. BIG BOP STACKS READY FOR SHELL'S AUGER PROJECT

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 9 Feb 1993

    designed subsea and surface blowout preventer ( BOP ) stacks are awaiting installation in Shell ..... bbl of oil equivalent reserves. Auger's BOP stacks were delivered to McDermott Inc ..... SUBSEA STACK From the seabed up, the subsea BOP stack consists of a Cameron model HC collet

  7. BP starts removing Deepwater Horizon BOP

    Online Articles

    Fri, 3 Sep 2010

    preventer with the Development Driller II’s BOP so that a relief well can be completed on ..... capping stack from the Deepwater Horizon BOP . The capping stack was installed on July ..... connect a riser to the Deepwater Horizon BOP and lift it from the Macondo well. Transocean

  8. DNV's findings on Deepwater Horizon BOP released

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 28 Mar 2011

    the Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer ( BOP ), and the report recommends additional study be done on the BOP 's mobility to fully close and seal the ..... Investigation Team released DNV's report on the BOP , which concluded that off-centered drill

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