Press Release From Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement: Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Activities in Response to Hurricane Delta, 10/13/2020

NEW ORLEANS — Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has activated the Hurricane Response Team and is monitoring offshore oil and gas operations on platforms and rigs in the Gulf of Mexico as a result of Hurricane Delta. The team works with offshore operators and other state and federal agencies until operations return to…

Article From Offshore Engineer Magazine: Hurricane Closes 92% of Gulf of Mexico Oil Output in Biggest Shutdown in 15 Years, 10/9/2020

A strengthening Hurricane Delta dealt the greatest blow to U.S. offshore Gulf of Mexico production in 15 years, halting most of the region's oil and nearly two-thirds of its natural gas output. An already large and powerful storm, Delta could intensify further on Friday as it churns through the Gulf's prime oil-producing area. Its winds…

Article From Offshore Engineer Magazine: Oil Workers Flee as Third Storm in Month Aims for U.S. Offshore Fields, September 21, 2020

Royal Dutch Shell Plc halted some oil production and began evacuating workers from a U.S. Gulf of Mexico platform, the company said on Saturday, as a new tropical storm flared. Beta, the 23rd named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, formed in the Bay of Campeche and was forecast to gradually strengthen and soak the…