Friday, April 19, 2019
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Maritime News

Post-Storm Analysis Upgrades Hurricane Michael to Cat 5 at Landfall

Post-storm analysis upgrades Hurricane Michael to a category 5 with sustained winds of 160 mph at landfall, making it the first hurricane to hit the U.S. as a cat 5 since Hurricane Andrew in 1992. 

April 19, 2019
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Thursday, October 11, 2018
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U.S. Oil Firms Restoring Operations in Storm-Battered Gulf of Mexico

HOUSTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Major oil producers and drillers, including Chevron Corp and BP Plc, on Thursday began returning crews to more than 90 offshore facilities in the U.S....

October 11, 2018
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Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Maritime News

Cajun Navy to the Rescue: Here’s How the Volunteer Relief Group Got Its Roots

(Southern Boating) – The Cajun Navy has entered popular vernacular, but what do we know about the group? The famed Cajun Navy came to be when a Former Louisiana state...

October 10, 2018
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Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Maritime News

Hurricane Michael Shuts Nearly 40 Percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico Oil Output

HOUSTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Nearly 40 percent of daily crude oil production was lost from offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico wells on Tuesday due to platform evacuations and shut-ins...

October 9, 2018
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Monday, October 8, 2018
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Maritime News

Gulf of Mexico Offshore Platforms Evacuated Ahead of Hurricane Michael

By Gary McWilliams and Liz Hampton HOUSTON, Oct 8 (Reuters) – Energy companies on Monday halted nearly a fifth of Gulf of Mexico oil production and evacuated staff from 13...

October 8, 2018
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Evacuations Ordered as Hurricane Michael Speeds Toward Florida

By Gina Cherelus Oct 8 (Reuters) – Florida’s governor mobilized National Guard troops and ordered Gulf Coast residents to head inland or get ready to evacuate as Hurricane Michael churned...

October 8, 2018
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