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IADC, trade groups submit comments on BSEE’s proposed BOP and Well Control Rule

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IADC, along with six other oil and gas industry trade associations, submitted a joint letter today to the US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) with comments on the agency’s Proposed BOP and Well Control rule. IADC supplemented this letter with a separate letter, which addresses the concerns of drilling contractors.

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High-cost subsea sector faces test of economics


Risk, cost and safety and environmental concerns impact every aspect of oil and gas recovery, but these challenges are especially daunting in the subsea sector. Here, as operators drive into increasingly deeper reservoirs and high-pressure, high-temperature (HPHT) fields, a single failure can be catastrophic.

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