Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Offshore News

U.S. Testing MWCC’s Capping Stack in Gulf of Mexico

HOUSTON–U.S. regulators are testing how a spill-fighting consortium of international oil companies would respond to the worst-case scenario: a well blowout thousands of feet under water. The exercise, which began...

July 24, 2012
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Monday, December 5, 2011
Press Releases

Drydocks World Lands Conversion Contract for MWCC Vessels

Drydocks World, the well-established international player in the maritime and offshore industry, has signed a Contract with Singapore based AET, a global leader in petroleum shipping, for two Tanker-to-Marine Capture...

December 5, 2011
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Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Press Releases

Marine Well Containment Company to Present at Clean Gulf

Marine Well Containment Company will for the first time exhibit at the Clean Gulf Conference in San Antonio. In addition, MWCC Chief Operating Officer Dan Smallwood will address attendees during...

November 30, 2011
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Press Releases

Marine Well Containment Company Executives to Speak and Exhibit at Clean Gulf Conference 2011

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE) Marine Well Containment Company will for the first time exhibit at the Clean Gulf Conference in San Antonio. In addition, MWCC Chief Operating Officer Dan Smallwood will address...

November 30, 2011
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Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Offshore News

Well Containment Company Receives New “Capture Vessel”

The Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) says it has taken delivery of an integral part of its expanded containment system, a new Aframax tanker. The 107,500 dwt tanker was delivered...

September 21, 2011
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Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Offshore News

MWCC capping stack approved to 10,000 feet

The Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) announced today that its capping stack has met the requirements for containment operations in water depths up to 10,000 feet, which is an increase...

June 14, 2011
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Monday, April 4, 2011
News

International Officials To Discuss Supporting Oil Spill Containment Tech

WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)–International officials will meet in Washington April 14 to discuss promoting “cutting-edge technologies” for containing a spill at a deep-water oil well, the U.S. Interior Department said Monday....

April 4, 2011
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Thursday, March 17, 2011
News

Apache joins Marine Well Containment Company

Apache Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Apache Deepwater LLC, has agreed to join the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), a not-for-profit, independent organization consisting of ExxonMobil, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Shell, and...

March 17, 2011
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Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Engineering News

Technip begins work on Marine Well Containment Company’s response system

Technip announced today that the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) has awarded it a contract for the design, procurement and fabrication of the umbilical, riser and flowline components of MWCC’s...

March 16, 2011
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Monday, February 28, 2011
News

Noble Receives First Deepwater Drilling Permit Since BP Oil Spill

WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)–U.S. officials have approved the first permit for deepwater drilling since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, granting Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) a so-called “permit to bypass” for a...

February 28, 2011
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Thursday, February 17, 2011
News

Exxon-Led Consortium: Oil Spill Response System Ready To Deploy

HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–A consortium of oil giants led by ExxonMobil Corp. (XOM) said Thursday that an early version of its containment system for deepwater oil spills is ready for deployment,...

February 17, 2011
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011
News

BP Joins Gulf of Mexico Marine Well Containment Company

HOUSTON – BP announced today that it has joined Chevron, ConocoPhillips ExxonMobil and Shell as a member of the Marine Well Containment Company LLC (MWCC), a non-profit industry organization committed...

February 1, 2011
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