The American car carrier Alliance St Louis is now under tow in the Gulf of Mexico after an engine room fire left the vessel adrift for more than two days off the coast of Louisiana. The U.S. Coast Guard reports that the tug Crosby Endeavor arrived on scene to the car carrier at 10:45 a.m. Show More Summary
(American Society of Agronomy) Researchers are reviving one of the Mississippi River's main filters: the floodplain. The result is a unique environment that removes nitrogen, a contributor to the Gulf of Mexico's dead zone.
The Interior Department oversees territories covering a fifth of the United States' surface from the Arctic to the Gulf of Mexico, including sensitive wildlife habitats, iconic landscapes, rich deposits of oil, gas and coal and important pasturelands for ranchers.
In the coming months, TransCanada will likely receive a green light to build the final leg of its Keystone pipeline network, which would carry Canadian tar sands to Gulf of Mexico refineries. President-elect Trump has said that, during...Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard and good samaritan vessels are responding to a U.S.-flagged vehicle carrier which caught fire and is now adrift approximately 130 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana with 20 crewmembers aboard. The Coast Guard says it received a report at 3:38 a.m. Show More Summary
It has been fairly breezy in Florida this fall and winter, but the breeze has mostly been from the East, meaning the Gulf of Mexico has been more like a flat lake than a wavy ocean. That changed for a while last weekend when a cold front...Show More Summary
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (GEE) has acquired Ku-band payload on an SES communication satellite in a move to boost capacity for its customers in North America, the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. GEE will rebrand the satellite as Eagle-1.
"Rosneft" - a leading company of the world oil business - adopted a new development strategy: it wants to gain qualified intelligence through collaborative projects with the sharks of the West. The first step in this direction is an agreement with Exxon-Mobil to develop the potential oil fields off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
The presidential election featured plenty of talk about renegotiating or repealing the North American Free Trade Agreement. The Trump administration should be aware that for U.S. oil companies working in Mexican waters in the Gulf of Mexico, it’s not so simple.
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba and the United States agreed on Monday to jointly prevent, contain and clean up oil and other toxic spills in the Gulf of Mexico, as they rush to conclude deals before President-elect Donald Trump takes offic...
Contrary to their own scientific intuition, Cornell researchers found that the body size of intertidal oysters didn't change after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. This offers evidence that either the mollusks recovered rapidly or that the accident lacked the severity to affect growth.
Norway's Statoil is considering whether to end its costly search for oil and gas in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, the company's exploration chief told financial daily Dagens Naeringsliv (DN) on Friday. Statoil has been part of several discoveries in the region as a junior licence partner…
Samsung Heavy Industries, South Korea's major shipyard, build a floating production unit for British oil multinational BP that will be used in offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, says a report in Yonhap. The 1.5 trillion won ($1.26 billion)…
The U.S. Coast Guard said an oil production platform has caught fire in the Gulf of Mexico near Grand Isle, La., January 5, 2017. The fire on Renaissance Offshore LLC oil production platform approximately 80 miles south of Grand Isle is reported to have been extinguished at approximately 6:15 a.m.…
Four years of studying the saliva of a Gulf of Mexico species of octopus has produced the surprising though preliminary discovery that it could aid in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. The FULL STORY The post Octopus studied for Alzheimer’s treatment appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
The U.S. Coast Guard and at least four offshore supply vessels are responding to a fire on an oil production platform near Grand Isle, Louisianna. The Coast Guard says it was notified at about 2:30 a.m. that an oil production platform was on fire approximately 80 miles south of Grand Isle. Show More Summary
The Coast Guard was responding to a pre-dawn fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico.
The US Coast Guard said on Thursday morning it was responding to a fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana. A Coast Guard news release says the fire was reported around 2:30 a.m. Thursday on an oil platform about 80 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana. Show More Summary
For 87 days starting April 20, 2010, oil flowed freely into the Gulf of Mexico after a deadly explosion rocked the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig operating in the Gulf of Mexico. The disaster spoiled the environment in large parts of the Gulf Coast of the U.S., imperiling communities that rely on Gulf waters for trade and tourism.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A severe storm system hit the U.S. South with heavy winds and hail on Monday, prompting a tornado watch for several states along the Gulf of Mexico coast.