Trinity II’s lifeboat found in Gulf of Mexico, at least 3 reported dead

Mexican state-owned petroleum company Pemex reported Sunday that 7 of the ten missing persons from the abandoned Trinity IIhave been found alive in the Southern Gulf of Mexico.  Pemex also says that, sadly, rescuers recovered two bodies, and one remains missing. The crew was reportedly found floating about 51 miles east-northeast of the Cayo Arc oil terminal, and was … [Read more...]

Search continues for liftboat crew missing in Gulf of Mexico

UPDATE: Read HERE for Monday update on this incident. Ten people are missing after a liftboat contracted by the seismic data services company, Geokinetics, became disabled and began to take on water in the Southern Gulf of Mexico yesterday as a result of high seas produced by Tropical Storm Nate. The liftboat, the Trinity II, is owned by Trinity Liftboat Services based in … [Read more...]