Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

First Deepwater Horizon Compensation Funds Allocated

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, a new U.S. federal entity created by the RESTORE Act consisting of ...

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BP Gets 30 Days to Make USD 1bn Deepwater Horizon Payments

The New Orleans District Judge Carl J. Barbier yesterday gave a 30-day deadline to BP to pay USD 1 billion in ...

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Skuld: Major Spill in the Arctic Would Cost More

Occurrence of a major oil spill incident in the Arctic is a matter of great concern from an insurance perspective, ...

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BP Settles with Halliburton, Transocean

Oil and gas major BP Plc. has settled outstanding claims with offshore drilling contractor Transocean Ltd. ...

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Mexican States Lose Deepwater Horizon Court Appeal Case

Mexican States Lose Deepwater Horizon Court Appeal Case

The US 5th District Court of Appeals in New Orleans, Lousiana has upheld a 2013 district court ruling which said ...

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White House Proposes Stricter Rules to Prevent Oil Spills

The Obama administration has proposed tightened well control regulations aimed at ensuring better protection of ...

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Deepwater Horizon Compensation Claim under Scrutiny

Deepwater Horizon Spill Compensation Claim under Scrutiny

A North Carolina resident Michael R. Rosella was arrested yesterday for allegedly making a fraudulent claim on the ...

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BP Fails to Reduce Maximum Deepwater Horizon Fine

BP Fails to Reduce Maximum Deepwater Horizon Fine

The New Orleans District Judge Carl Barbier has ruled against BP’s appeal to lower the USD 13.7 billion ...

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Interview: The Way Forward after Deepwater Horizon Spill

  January 20th marked the beginning of the third phase of the multiyear trial before the New Orleans District ...

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US Judge to Rule on Deepwater Horizon Penalty

The final phase of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill trial began on Tuesday, January 20th which will see New Orleans ...

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US Ups Oil Spill Liability Cap

US Ups Oil Spill Liability Cap

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has administratively increased the limit of liability for ...

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Transocean Shakes Off Gross Negligence Charge

Transocean Shakes Off Gross Negligence Charge

Transocean Ltd. has received a decision by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana ...

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Video: Operation Toxic Gulf Enters Fifth Year

Video: Operation Toxic Gulf Underway

Operation Toxic Gulf, a joint research campaign by Sea Shepherd and Ocean Alliance, is in full swing in the Gulf of ...

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Deepwater Horizon Response ‘Not Over’

U.S. Coast Guard federal on-scene coordinator (FOSC) for the Deepwater Horizon Response completed the transition to ...

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BP Pleads Guilty for Deepwater Horizon Accident

  BP today announced that it has reached agreement with the United States government, subject to court ...

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