TITLE

US agencies now in Deepwater

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Process Engineering;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the investigators to shift its spotlight to the U.S. regulatory agencies to partly blame the BP PLC's oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010. It states that the company has projected to the Minerals Management Services (MMS) that its exploration activities could result in a worst-case spill. It also mentions that the MMS has consulted the Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Operations and Activities Environmental Assessment before approving the drilling.
ACCESSION #
53899276

 

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