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  1. Witnesses discuss US ability to respond to oil spill off Cuba

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    Mon, 14 Nov 2011

  2. Obama sends legislation to Congress in response to oil spill

    US President Barack Obama sent legislation to Congress on May 12 in response to the Gulf of Mexico crude oil spill .

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    Thu, 13 May 2010

  3. Government, industry examine oil spill preparedness

    The oil and gas industry developed containment technology to deal with an oil spill in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, and new collaboration between industry and the US government is needed to assure an adequate response system in the future, speakers agreed at a meeting in Washington, DC.

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    Thu, 23 Sep 2010

  4. INDUSTRY LEARNING FROM OIL SPILLS OFF ALASKA, CALIFORNIA

    A year after the Exxon Valdez oil spill off Alaska, the petroleum industry has learned some key lessons. The worst oil spill in North American waters sent shock waves through the industry in 1989 and served as the catalyst in resurrecting environmentalism as a full-blown grassroots cultural force.

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    Mon, 26 Mar 1990

  5. Government, industry examine oil spill preparedness

    The oil and gas industry developed containment technology to deal with an oil spill in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, and new collaboration between industry and the US government is needed to assure an adequate response system in the future, speakers agreed at a meeting in Washington, DC.

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    Mon, 4 Oct 2010

  6. OIL SPILL RESPONSE GROUP AIMING FOR FULL OPERATION

    Patrick Crow Washington Editor In 15 months the first national oil spill cleanup organization plans to be in operation at sites around the U.S. coast. The Marine Spill Response Corp. (MSRC), financed by major oil companies, plans to begin full operation Feb. 18, 1993. It is considering starting ...

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    Mon, 2 Dec 1991

  7. U.S. OIL SPILL CLEANUP FIRM AIMS FOR FULL OPERATION NEXT SUMMER

    Patrick Crow Washington Editor The Marine Spill Response Corp., the largest offshore oil spill cleanup company in the U.S., is on track to become fully operational next Aug. 18. MSRC is launching vessels, equipping centers at sites around the country, and hiring more personnel in preparation for ...

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    Mon, 28 Dec 1992

  8. DEEPWATER ADVANCES, OIL SPILL ISSUES GAIN SPOTLIGHT AT '91 OTC IN HOUSTON

    Deepwater development and offshore oil spills claimed the spotlight at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston last week. Rounding up OTC action: Companies involved in deepwater projects in the Gulf of Mexico and off Brazil updated their progress. One panel discussed prospects for ...

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    Mon, 13 May 1991

  9. CONTINGENCY PLANNING CRUCIAL TO OIL -SPILL RESPONSE

    Charles B. Anderson, Brian D. Starer Haight, Gardner, Poor & Havens New York The first line of defense against an oil spill or release of hazardous substances is an effective individual company contingency plan and a well-trained and organized response team. Facility-specific plans should be ...

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    Mon, 5 Mar 1990

  10. BIGGEST OIL SPILL TACKLED IN GULF AMID WAR, SOFT MARKET

    Industry is scrambling to cope with history's biggest oil spill against the backdrop of a Persian Gulf war and a softening oil market. U.S. and Saudi Arabian officials accused Iraq of unleashing an oil spill of about 11 million bbl into the Persian Gulf off Kuwait last week by releasing crude from ...

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    Mon, 4 Feb 1991

  11. DEADLINE NEAR FOR COMPLIANCE WITH U.S. OIL SPILL LIABILITY RULE

    S The petroleum industry is keeping a close watch on the approaching deadline for compliance with tough new U.S. rules on fiscal liability for oil spills . Interim final rules scheduled to go into effect Dec. 28 stem from the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA90). The designation of "interim final" ...

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    Mon, 1 Aug 1994

  12. API: NOW'S THE TIME FOR AN OIL SPILL LAW

    Charles J. DiBona President American Petroleum Institute America's oil companies are building a major oil spill response organization that will enhance greatly our ability to prevent pollution of the nation's coastal waters. But it was not in place to respond to the recent tanker explosion in the ...

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    Mon, 25 Jun 1990

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