FIREFIGHTERS REPORT PROGRESS IN KUWAIT
Firefighters are making progress in their campaign to bring Kuwait's blazing oil wells under control. Safety Boss Ltd., Calgary, brought its 100th well under control in Kuwait Aug. 23. To date the combined firefighting forces of all organizations working in Kuwait have brought more than 320 wells under control, Safety Boss reported. The company's tally shows U.S. teams provided by Wild Well Control have killed 87 wells, Boots & Coots 59, Red Adair Co. 56, and Cudd Pressure Control Inc.