Deepwater Horizon, April 21, 2010 – Flickr CC License Claiming it was being treated unfairly due to its 2010 blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, BP sued the United States for banning the global petroleum company from bidding on government contracts. The two parties settled this week, just in time to let BP bid on [...]
BP Plc won the right to again compete for U.S. contracts and new leases in the Gulf of Mexico, where its massive 2010 oil spill prompted regulators to bar it from new government business. The post BP Can Again Compete for U.S. Leases and Contracts After Spill appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Jim Cramer recently shot a “Mad Money” episode on an Ensco rig that it’s operating in the Gulf of Mexico for Energy XXI. Let's take a closer look at his advice.
BP and the EPA have reached a deal that lifts a ban imposed in 2012 after the agency concluded the oil giant hadn’t fully corrected problems that led to the well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 that killed 11 rig workers, spilled millions of gallons of oil and contaminated hundreds of miles […]
The EPA has lifted the ban on BP's ability to bid for federal contracts, Bloomberg reports. The ban has been in place since Nov. 2012, the result of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, in which 11 people were killed. Show More Summary
Royal Dutch Shell is taking an axe to capital expenditures and is undergoing a wave of asset divestments. As a result, its existing projects like the Gulf of Mexico become even more crucial for production growth.
Energy XXI agreed to acquire smaller rival Gulf of Mexico shelf producer EPL Oil & Gas for $2.3 billion. Operational synergies will be critical for that high price tag to work.
Energy XXI buys EPL Oil & Gas as it looks to control the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
It was a very happy day last Sunday, as we were able to release four juvenile Green turtles back to the ocean! All four were taken by boat into the Gulf Of Mexico, just outside of the Everglades National Park … Continue reading ?
A cool front Friday pushed nice 1-meter waves and 15-20 knot winds across the Gulf of Mexico into Southwest Florida. For us those are epic conditions. I went to my usual wavesailing spot, Wiggins Pass State Park in North Naples, and rigged a 5.5. Show More Summary
By Blackstone Equity Research: BP plc (BP) is a giant in the energy sector. Since the Gulf of Mexico incident in 2010 the company faced many challenges. The current situation is a combination of the company's growth strategy and macro-economic factors has made it ambiguous for an investor to understand the prospects of the company for the future. Show More Summary
Today in U.S. Naval Hostory - March 6 1822 - USS Enterprise captures four pirate ships in Gulf of Mexico 1862 - USS Monitor departed New York for Hampton Roads, Va.
DOF Subsea says it has entered into agreement with Otto Candies for the charter of a Jones Act subsea vessel as the Norwegian owner looks to strengthen its position in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The post DOF Subsea Charters Jones Act Vessel for Gulf of Mexico Contracts appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
With two major Gulf of Mexico project start-ups this year, the region will remain a key driver of BP’s growth in the years ahead.
By Jonathan Stempel, Reuters A divided U.S. appeals court has rejected BP Plc's bid to block businesses from recovering money over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill,
LONDON (Reuters) - British oil firm BP said it was considering its options after a U.S. appeals court rejected its bid to block businesses from recovering money over the Gulf of Mexico spill even if they could not trace their economic losses to the dis...
New Orleans court upholds ruling authorising businesses to seek compensation for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
(Reuters) - A divided U.S. appeals court on Monday rejected BP Plc's appeal of a ruling that allowed businesses to recover money over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, even if they could not trace their economic losses to the disas...
Researchers studying sea life in the aftermath of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico say that bottlenose dolphins in Louisiana’s Barataria Bay were suffering from a host of maladies, including lung disease and adrenal problems. Read full article >>