Gulf oil rig

An oil platform, offshore platform, or offshore drilling rig is a large structure with facilities for well Water Drilling Company owned and operated the four-column submersible Blue Water Rig No.1 in the Gulf of Mexico for Shell Oil Company. The federal government has not allowed drilling in federal waters in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, which includes offshore Florida and part of offshore Alabama, 

26 Jul 2005 As more drilling moves into the path of hurricanes, giant rigs get stronger moorings and GPS devices. 23 Mar 2011 Oil rigs have been leaving the Gulf of Mexico because of costs affiliated with new regulations post-BP oil spell, slow approval of drilling permits,  The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling. Report to the President. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon. Oil Spill and Offshore  2 May 2019 Trump administration relaxes safety rules sparked by 2010 Gulf oil spill final plan to roll back offshore drilling safety measures put in place by  Thirteen workers survived a Gulf of Mexico oil rig explosion 100 miles south of Vermilion Bay in Louisiana. In Pakistan, thousands of Shiite Muslims mourned the  A Gulf of Mexico oil rig explosion killed 4 workers and injured 45 others. Pemex operated the rig. Approximately 300 workers were evacuated from the platform 

26 Jul 2005 As more drilling moves into the path of hurricanes, giant rigs get stronger moorings and GPS devices.

16 Nov 2012 The oil-gas production platform, located south of Grand Isle, is owned by Black Elk Energy. A spokesman for the company confirmed to  Gulf Oil Rig Plagued by Problems, Probe Finds. May 12, 2010 / 10:53 AM / CBS/ AP. Last updated at 6:38 p.m. ET. Bad wiring and a leak in what's supposed to  On April 20, 2010, the oil drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, operating in the Macondo Prospect in the Gulf of Mexico, exploded and sank resulting in the death of 11  N Engl J Med. 1983 Sep 1;309(9):523-6. Cholera on a Gulf Coast oil rig. Johnston JM, Martin DL, Perdue J, McFarland LM, Caraway CT, Lippy EC, Blake PA. 26 Jul 2005 As more drilling moves into the path of hurricanes, giant rigs get stronger moorings and GPS devices. 23 Mar 2011 Oil rigs have been leaving the Gulf of Mexico because of costs affiliated with new regulations post-BP oil spell, slow approval of drilling permits, 

On May 2004, Gulf Drilling International Limited (GDI) was established as the first onshore and offshore oil and gas drilling company in Qatar. GDI was formed as 

On 20 April 2010, the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon exploded and caught fire in US waters of the Gulf of Mexico. 11 workers were killed in the explosion  9 Jun 2014 The oil giant is spending billions to tap new oil fields in deepwater far offshore. Take an up-close look at how it's done.

1 Jun 2019 From Piper Alpha disaster in the North Sea to BP Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, offshore-technology.com profiles the 

22 Oct 2015 Seven regions have more than 100 oil rigs, which can be broadly divided into four areas. In the Americas, alongside the chart-topping Gulf of  30 Apr 2018 An oil drilling platform in oil-free water two years after the Deepwater and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico that 

The federal government has not allowed drilling in federal waters in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, which includes offshore Florida and part of offshore Alabama, 

30 Sep 2000 Ursa offshore drilling platform. This story was originally published in September 2000, but it offers an insight into a aspect of the Gulf oil spill  Find high-quality Gulf Of Mexico Oil Rig stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else. On May 2004, Gulf Drilling International Limited (GDI) was established as the first onshore and offshore oil and gas drilling company in Qatar. GDI was formed as  1 Jun 2019 From Piper Alpha disaster in the North Sea to BP Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, offshore-technology.com profiles the  6 Nov 2014 These vast offshore platforms are home to thousands of rig workers across the globe - from the bracing North Sea to the Gulf of Mexico. They  On May 2004, Gulf Drilling International Limited (GDI) was established as the first onshore and offshore oil and gas drilling company in Qatar. GDI was formed as  5 Apr 2019 Around the world there are hundreds of oil rigs hovering above ocean waters, many still fully operational and drilling for oil, while others have 

2 Sep 2010 Like those earlier disasters, the destruction of the drilling rig was an oil spill damaged the economy and environment of the entire Gulf Coast. 1 May 2010 The rig belongs to Transocean, the world's biggest offshore drilling contractor. The rig was originally contracted through the year 2013 to BP and