June 1, 2010

BP ROVs Work on Cut and Cap

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Now that Operation "Top Kill" has failed, BP has sent their ROVs to cut small pipes and will soon be attempting to cap off the well with a containment valve. This would lead to a temporary increase in the amount of oil flowing into the Gulf, unless it fails. Once again, there doesn't appear to be a great deal of optimism as other workers construct two relief wells. BP certainly doesn't stand for "Be Prepared."

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at June 1, 2010 8:45 PM
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