CSB finally agrees to investigate root causes of the BP Transocean Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig and oil spill disaster

22nd June, 2010 -Finally, acceding to requests from members of the public and their elected representatives, the US Chemical Safety Board, has agreed to investigate in depth (pun not intended), the circumstances that led to the explosion and sinking of  BP’s Transocean Deepwater Horizon and consequent oil spill that has become a national disaster, worse […]

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Will CSB investigate the BP Transocean Deepwater Horizon accident?

For excellent training courses on Safety Instrumented Systems, Hazardous Areas and Gas Monitors, please click here. ———————————————————————————– June 9, 2010– The US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) which is an important agency in the government that investigates accidents in the chemicals, oil & gas and similar industries,  is being urged to investigate the BP/ Transocean oil […]

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Deepwater Horizon Disaster-BP starts containment dome operation

For a comprehensive course on  Safety Instrumented Systems that covers Functional Safety, IEC 61508,  IEC 61511 amongst many other topics, click here. —————————————————————————————————– May 07, 2010 -After the massive oil spill due to BP’s  Deepwater Horizon oil rig disaster, today the containment operation began when a large dome was lowered into the sea, to prevent […]

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Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Explosion in the Gulf of Mexico Oil spill gets worse

You can now download the Safety Instrumented Systems e-learning course demo from here. Covers Safety Integrity Level (SIL), IEC 61508 and related topics in detail. ———————————————————————————————– April 29, 2010– The oil rig explosion and fire that occured in the Gulf of Mexico last week is now thought to be leaking out five times the oil […]

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