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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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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Oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico-12 missing and several injured

For a great guide to Safety Integrity Level, IEC 61511 and other topics, download the e-learning course on Safety Instrumented Systems here. ——————————————————————————————– April 21, 2010 -Several people were missing and others reported to be injured, after an explosion on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. The oil rig, named Deepwater Horizon, is […]

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