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Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:00

BP eyes Macondo end game

BP in late August was in the final stages of permanently plugging the deepwater Gulf of Mexico Macondo exploration well,…
Published in OE: 2010 / September
The six-month US moratorium on deepwater drilling following the Deepwater Horizon tragedy, along with tougher regulations and higher liability costs…
Published in OE: 2010 / September
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Surfing the technology wave

Andrew McBarnet detects a shift of emphasis in the marketing of marine seismic.The marine seismic industry is well used to…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Chernobyl offshore?

Unfair though it may seem, it is conceivable that the Macondo incident will have at least as damaging and persistent…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Uncertainty rules

The Macondo oil spill will have a lasting impact, but not the same repercussions on the petroleum industry that the…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Four of the largest oil companies have pledged $1 billion to build a rapid response system designed to capture and…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
BP has come under fierce criticism for its response to the Macondo blowout, a months-long saga of top hats, riser…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
Sunday, 08 August 2010 19:00

Moratorium is a bad job

BP's Gulf of Mexico oil leak is an unmitigated disaster, not just because of the amount of oil that has…
Published in OE: 2010 / August
The six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon disaster has forced oil &…
Published in OE: 2010 / July
Thursday, 08 July 2010 19:00

BP races hurricane season clock

BP in mid-June began collecting oil & gas from the first phase of a system that taps into the choke…
Published in OE: 2010 / July
Thursday, 08 July 2010 19:00

Rig market - July 2010

OE's analysis of current rig market data is updated monthly using statistics provided by Rigzone.comWorldwide utilization for the mobile offshore…
Published in OE: 2010 / July
Thursday, 08 July 2010 19:00

Macondo and other titanic struggles

The Titanic, Columbia space shuttle and Deepwater Horizon disasters span a period of almost 100 years but have more in…
Published in OE: 2010 / July
Wednesday, 09 June 2010 19:00

Spill spells trouble for seismic

Andrew McBarnet forecasts some damaging consequences for marine seismic operations offshore the US as a result of the Deepwater Horizon…
Published in OE: 2010 / June
Wednesday, 09 June 2010 19:00

Tragedy tempers spirits, but not the crowds

Around 73,000 attendees packed this year’s OTC in Houston, nearly 5000 more than last year. But the still-unfolding Deepwater Horizon…
Published in OE: 2010 / June
BP struggled to stop the flow of oil from the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico as the disaster…
Published in OE: 2010 / June