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Vol. 19, No. 18 Week of May 04, 2014
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Regulators see oil containment as key

Proposed Arctic offshore drilling regulations will mandate capping, containment systems; panelists reflect on oil spill lesson learned

Alan Bailey

Petroleum News

A proposed new rule for drilling safety in the Arctic offshore will include a requirement that all drilling operations will have well capping and oil containment systems available, to prevent oil flowing into the water should a well loss-of-control incident occur, Mark Fesmire, Alaska regional direc....

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