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third effort involves designing and building a collection system that would involve a dome system on the seabed to contain any oil leaks . The collection system would include piping from the dome to transport the oil and gas to the surface. “We don’t know which technique ultimately
Bohai Bay were shut down temporarily following an equipment malfunction in a central control system, resulting in a minor oil leak , CNOOC Ltd. reported July 12. Workers estimated 0.1-0.15 cu m of oil spilled. “The oil sheen on the sea surface
Australia’s oil and gas industry expects within days to stop an oil leak from Montara field in the Timor Sea off Western Australia, said the Australian ..... jack up drilling rig is working under a PTTEP contract. An oil leak developed on a well adjacent to where the West Atlas worked, Seadrill
Royal Dutch Shell PLC said divers closed a relief valve, stopping a small oil leak seeping from a subsea well flowline to its Gannet Alpha platform in the UK North Sea. The leak started on Aug. 10, prompting
Pembina Pipeline Corp. is working with emergency services and the Alberta Energy Resources Conservation Board to address an oil leak from its pipeline system. The leak was discovered June 15 near a crossing of the Red Deer River about 5 km north of Sundre
Dittrick OGJ Senior Staff Writer HOUSTON, Apr. 29 -- A BP PLC executive told NBC’s "Today" show on Apr. 29 that the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico could be five times larger than earlier believed. His comment came the day after a controlled burn on
Wilkinson OGJ Correspondent MELBOURNE, Oct. 28 -- Thai company PTTEP has been forced to abandon its fourth attempt to plug the oil leak from its Montara oil platform in the Timor Sea after the drilling assembly failed while being run in the relief well. PTTEP
The US and State of Arkansas filed a joint civil lawsuit in federal court against two ExxonMobil Corp. subsidiaries stemming from a Mar. 29 rupture of their Pegasus pipeline that leaked heavy crude oil into a Mayflower, Ark., neighborhood and nearby waterways.
A House Energy and Commerce Committee's subcommittee postponed its May 3 hearing on BP America Inc.'s management of Alaska North Slope crude oil gathering operations until May 16.
A US House Energy and Commerce Committee’s subcommittee postponed its May 3 hearing on BP America Inc.’s management of Alaska North Slope crude oil gathering operations until May 16.