Mariana Martínez Acosta
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Mariana Martínez Acosta
General Manager
DEECSA
DEECSA was founded in 1997 in Ciudad del Carmen. Back then on the island, there were few companies offering training
Javier García Bejos
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Javier García Bejos
Director General
Heliservicio
In the oil and gas industry, safety is a real concept and a top priority.
The group’s founding companies include many operators from the US Gulf of Mexico, and companies with years of experience and involvement in deepwater…
Insight
The members of HWCG are committed to a mutual aid agreement, allowing any member to draw on the expertise, assets and resources of the other members
While attempting to remove the drill pipe from the well, mud began to flow up the drill pipe and onto the platform due to the extremely high well…
Insight
Macondo well blowout is the most recent oil spill in the minds of the industry but Gulf of Mexico veterans remember the Ixtoc I oil spill of 1979
The Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer had five of these shear rams, but all of them failed to stop the flow of oil as a result of a ‘buckled’…
Spotlight
In December 2011 Cameron agreed to pay BP US$250 million to indemnify the company for current and future compensatory claims
Miguel Ángel Camacho Torres
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Miguel Ángel Camacho Torres
Director General
Camacho & Asociados
At the start of May 2010 many new offshore areas of the United States would be opened for drilling, including northern Alaska and offshore Virginia
WHY HAS THE TECHNOLOGY CHANGED SO RAPIDLY IN OTHER AREAS IN THE OIL SECTOR AND NOT IN SAFETY AND CONTAINMENT?
Insight
Since the 2010 Macondo well blowout, preparing for the worst-case scenario at offshore production sites has been high on the list of priorities
When you think about safety, you need to add health, environmental aspects and quality in order to build a safe working environment
News Article
One of the quirks of the Mexican regulatory system is that, until 2007, there was no office in the Energy Ministry dedicated to industrial safety.
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