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Tuesday, May 4, 2010
Oil Spill

Gulf Of Mexico Oil Spill – BP Announces Start of Relief Well

BP today announced that work has begun to drill a relief well to intercept and isolate the oil well that is spilling oil in the US Gulf of Mexico.

May 4, 2010
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Thursday, April 29, 2010
Oil Spill

Louisiana State of Emergency Declared – Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Spill Incident Update

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal issued a state declaration of emergency in preparation for predicted impact of oil along the Louisiana coast leaking as a result

April 29, 2010
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Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Oil Spill

Deepwater Horizon Incident Update: Gulf of Mexico spill may hit coast this weekend

(Photo Credit: NASA) NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image of the Gulf of Mexico on April 25, 2010 using its Moderate Resolution Imaging

April 27, 2010
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Sunday, April 25, 2010
Fire Incidents

Deepwater Horizon – Memorial At Sea

I am currently in Dubai after departing my drillship, which continues on its voyage to the Gulf Of Mexico. It has been a long week for everyone both here

April 25, 2010
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Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Fire Incidents

Deepwater Horizon Explosion – Breaking News

Latest News Read more in the gCaptain forum thread Transocean’s Deepwater Horizon is on fire BREAKING NEWS: We’ll update as more information comes

April 21, 2010
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Thursday, December 10, 2009

Rolls-Royce Thrusters for Ultra-Deepwater Ships

Since the upsurge in ordering of drillships, Rolls Royce has been successful in capturing nearly 90 per cent of contracts for thrusters for these

December 10, 2009
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Thursday, October 8, 2009

Septembers DP Digest

Lets take a look at the Dynamic Positioning related articles that made the headlines last

October 8, 2009
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Thursday, September 3, 2009
Uncategorized

Transocean’s Deepwater Horizon Drills World’s Deepest Oil and Gas Well

Transocean Ltd. has announced that its ultra-deepwater semisubmersible rig Deepwater Horizon recently drilled the deepest oil and gas well ever while working

September 3, 2009
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Friday, October 10, 2008
Ship Design

Seacor Cheetah – Interesting Ship of The Week

M/V SEACOR CHEETAH is a 170 ft. class Catamaran passenger/cargo vessel with the capacity to carry 150 passengers at a top speed in excess of 40 knots.  It is

October 10, 2008
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Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Uncategorized

New Exhibit On National Mall Explores The Depths of The Ocean

NOAA has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institute to bring the depths of the ocean to the National Mall, in Washington D.C.  This past weekend, the Institute

September 30, 2008
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Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Video

Green Power At Sea – OTEC

OTEC, or ocean thermal energy conversion, is an energy technology that converts solar radiation to electric power. OTEC systems use the ocean’s natural

November 20, 2007
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