Taking the pressure under two miles of water

March 2010
Hydraulics & Pneumatics;Mar2010, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the search of offshore drilling companies on vast underwater resources in the U.S. It notes that saltwater corrosion, extreme temperature, and difficult operating equipment hinder the function of oil wells. Moreover, it cites the installation of blowout preventer (BOP) to reduce oil well accidents.


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