Daily Archives: June 27, 2016

US Gulf of Mexico rig count falls by one

Rate this article The US Gulf of Mexico rig count has decreased by one to 20 over last week, according to the Baker Hughes Weekly Rig Count of June 24, 2016. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

PHMSA seeks comments about regulating carbon dioxide pipelines

Rate this article The US Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration is seeking comments on a report it developed, “Background for Regulating the Transportation of Carbon Dioxide in a Gaseous State,” as part of its effort to develop minimum requirements for safely transporting CO2, the US Department of Transportation agency announced. Read Full Article Here…

BLM, BSEE increase oil and gas penalties to adjust for inflation

Rate this article The US Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement separately increased penalties for oil and gas operators to adjust for inflation. BLM’s interim final rule more than doubles fines for not taking corrective action and for major violations. BSEE’s interim final rule increases the maximum daily civil fine…