Posts Tagged ‘oil-leak’

BP’s Gulf Well Test Extended by 24 Hours: Coast Guard

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

BP’s extended for another 24 hours a critical test of its blown-out Gulf of Mexico well that so far has shut off the huge oil leak, the top U.S. official overseeing the spill response said Saturday.

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BP’s Gulf Well Test Extended by 24 Hours: Coast Guard

BP Admits It Didn’t Stop Leak, Is Readying Another Option

Saturday, May 29th, 2010

BP admitted defeat Saturday in its attempt to plug the oil leak by pumping mud into a busted well, but said it’s readying yet another approach to fight the spill.

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BP Admits It Didn’t Stop Leak, Is Readying Another Option

BP Tries Mile-Long Tube in Latest Bid to Plug Leak

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

Technicians tried to plug the Gulf oil leak with a mile-long 6-inch tube guided by undersea robots on Saturday.

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BP Tries Mile-Long Tube in Latest Bid to Plug Leak