Posts Tagged ‘grand’

Black Elk expands search for missing worker

by on November 19, 2012 5:55 pm BST
Two people went missing after Friday's incident on West Delta Block 32, about 20 miles south-east of Grand Isle. The body of one of the missing workers was recovered on Saturday night. Nine other people were injured in the blast, four of them seriously.Black Elk said in a statement on

‘Aggressive’ search continues in GoM

by on November 17, 2012 9:45 pm BST
The Houston-based company said in an update on its website that search and rescue efforts have continued "non-stop" since the production platform in West Delta Block 32 exploded and caught fire in about 56 feet of water on Friday morning."US Coast Guard vessels and aircraft, assisted by company personnel,

Explosion on GoM platform injures 11

by on November 16, 2012 4:31 pm BST
Initial reports said two people had died, but a US Coast Guard spokesman said there had been "zero" confirmed deaths. The fire has been extinguished, the spokesman said.The 11 injured were airlifted to hospital in Louisiana. At least four are said to be in critical condition with severe third-degree

TransCanada in $3bn Alberta pipeline deal

by on October 29, 2012 12:47 pm BST
The midstream giant has signed the deal with private player Phoenix Energy Holdings to construct the Grand Rapids Pipeline in the north of the major oil-producing province.The pipeline will be owned 50-50 by the two companies with TransCanada the operator.It is set to cost around C$3 billion (US$3.01