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  •  Damn, you're good! Thanks! n/t (3+ / 0-)
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    by Yasuragi on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 09:16:12 PM PDT

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    •  looks like oceaneering also makes the BOP too (2+ / 0-)
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      Oceaneering supplies advanced critical service control and data acquisition components and systems for worldwide use in the oil and gas industry. The company, including Oceaneering Intervention Engineering (OIE), designs and manufactures blowout preventer (BOP) control systems that provide engineered solutions for applications in drilling operations.

      Oceaneering’s BOP control systems offer long-term operational track records, setting new standards for reliability and performance. Our products range from conventional and modular surface systems to discrete hydraulic and deepwater electro-hydraulic systems. Each system is developed in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and is backed by a company with decades of experience in the subsea industry.

      http://www.oceaneering.com/.../

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      by vet on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 09:19:55 PM PDT

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      •  I'd love to hear what they have to say about (1+ / 0-)
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        how Deepwater Horizon disconnected that well.

        I always have a problem when people NOT named Running Bear, Kills Elk or Woman of Many Horses complain about "illegal" immigration. -- Justice Putnam

        by Yasuragi on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 09:24:43 PM PDT

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        •  I think BP got that BOP (2+ / 0-)
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          from the junk yard the way it worked,BP could have damaged it too

          "I want to be in Kentucky when the end of the world comes, because it's always 20 years behind" -Mark Twain

          by vet on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 09:29:41 PM PDT

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          •  Apparently it would have been fine if the (2+ / 0-)
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            BP execs hadn't screwed up the uncoupling.

            I always have a problem when people NOT named Running Bear, Kills Elk or Woman of Many Horses complain about "illegal" immigration. -- Justice Putnam

            by Yasuragi on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 09:31:33 PM PDT

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