Monday, March 10, 2014
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700,000 Barrel Oil Spill Capture Vessel Delivered to AET

Eagle Louisiana, the second of two Modular Capture Vessels (MCVs) built for Singapore-based AET by Drydocks World has been delivered.  The first MCV, Eagle Texas, was delivered in August 2013....

March 10, 2014
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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
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The Technology Required to Contain Subsea Well Blowouts Continues to Evolve

In November 2010, following the tragedy of the Macondo disaster, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) issued a notice to all lessees and operators working on the...

December 11, 2013
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Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Eagle Texas Delivered to AET, World’s First Modular Capture Vessel

The world’s first Modular Capture Vessel (MCV) was delivered today from Drydocks World to Singapore-based AET. Named Eagle Texas, the vessel was converted from an Aframax tanker into a vessel...

August 13, 2013
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Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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MWCC Chooses Technip’s Alabama Shorebase to Store Deepwater Blowout Response Equipment

Houston, TX, April 23, 2013 – Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) announced today that Mobile, Ala. has been selected as the shorebase location to house the well containment company’s subsea...

April 23, 2013
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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

US Government Launches Gulf of Mexico Blowout Response Drill [IMAGES]

The Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), Royal Dutch Shell, and the United States’ Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) announced recently that they have successfully demonstrated the offshore oil...

August 8, 2012
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Sunday, February 19, 2012
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What has the Marine Well Containment Company Been up to? [INFOGRAPHIC]

An update from the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) About the MWCC: The MWCC is a not-for-profit, independent company with headquarters in Houston, that provides well containment equipment and technology...

February 19, 2012
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Press Releases

Wood Group Supporting Marine Well Containment Company

Wood Group, the international energy services company, has been granted two contracts by Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), the not-for-profit, independent company committed to improving capabilities for containing a deepwater...

December 6, 2011
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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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