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Report: Poor management led to Shell grounding

ANCHORAGE - Poor risk assessment and management were among factors that led to the grounding of a Shell oil drilling rig in the Gulf of Alaska in 2012, the Coast Guard said in a report released Thursday.The report also says Alaska's...
Louis Robert Ledda

...Marine Corp Reserves.Lou worked for Shell Oil Company in New Jersey and Houston...from 1965-1991. He retired from Shell Oil at the age of 54. He received many awards during his employment with Shell Oil for administrative work and forms...
With lack of sale, CH2M Hill Kenai unit to close, including a recently acquired contract for program management of the Alaska Standalone Pipeline, opportunities in Shell Oil Exploration, and a newly expanded contract with BP, that he said made the company an attractive one to work for...
With Kulluk grounding, we've been warned

The grounding of Shell Oil's Kulluk drill rig reminds us again of Alaska's tough maritime conditions and our vulnerability from coastal shipping and oil...
20th Kenai River Classic turns to Silvers

...Presenting sponsor of this year's Classic was Yamaha. BP Alaska sponsored the Welcome Dinner, ConocoPhillips and Shell Oil sponsored fishing activities, and Alaska Airlines and Home Depot sponsored the Classic Banquet. The Kenai River Classic...
Shell hopes to move forward with offshore drilling

ANCHORAGE - The stars lined up - almost - for Shell Oil to drill exploratory wells this year in waters off Alaska's...done safely. Environmentalists cheered the setback. Shell Oil President Marvin Odum says he considers it a temporary...
AOGA meets in Soldotna?Hilcorp updates Kenai Alliance?

...of 2013 eighteen months from when we shot our first seismic," Hendrix told the joint Chamber meeting. Cam Toohey, Shell Oil Co. manager of government affairs spoke to the roller coaster summer his company has had trying to begin exploration...
Students question Senator during Kenai visit, it's much more robust than it used to be," he said. "Just to give you an idea on oil and gas in the Arctic, Shell Oil Company - one of three that will be exploring over the next couple of years - has over 90 support vessels and over 1...
Shell nearly finished modifying Arctic drill ship

...looks like a giant bowling pin seated on a shallow bowl. With the centerpiece of the ship, the 160-foot derrick, Shell Oil hopes to send down drill bits and pipe to tap vast oil reserves below the Beaufort Sea off Alaska's north coast. But...
Comments on spill rules run the gamut

...Resources Committees Sept. 21. North Slope Borough officials also told legislators they are pleased at responses by Shell Oil and the new Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the new U.S. Minerals Management Service, to concerns raised by coastal...


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