|Update On Gulf Of Mexico Oil Spill http://www.oxfordprospect.co.uk/BP.html
09 Aug 10
|BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico.Subsea Source Control
The MC252 well has been shut-in since July 15; there is currently no oil flowing into the Gulf. BP continues to work with the guidance and approval of the National Incident Commander and the leadership and direction of the federal government.Following the completion of cementing operations on the MC252 well on August 5, pressure testing was performed which indicated there is an effective cement plug in the casing. BP believes the static kill and cementing procedures have been successful.