Finally, BP AdvancesEffort To Stop Leak

Russell, Pam Radtke
July 2010
ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/19/2010, Vol. 265 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
This article reports on the effort of the oil company BP to stop the leak on its oil well in the Gulf of Mexico. BP advances the effort since the explosion and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig. The company replaced a loosely fitting cap that was settled over the damaged wellhead. Valves and kill lines have been used by the company to temporarily halt the flow of oil from the well.


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