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Petroleum Expert Witnesses & Delaware River Spills

What issues may crude oil expert witnesses consult on? These experts may write reports and opine on oil rigs, oil and gas, oil and gas leaks, crude oil, refining technology, fuels, and related matters. The U.S. Coast Guard is working to clean up approximately 1,000 gallons of crude oil that spilled in the Delaware River near Philadelphia on January 27th.

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Engineering Expert Drilling Relief Well In Gulf

Engineering Expert Drilling Relief Well In Gulf

With the future of Gulf of Mexico in the balance after a disaster that has emptied up to five million barrels of oil into the sea, there is a burden of expectation on John Wright’s shoulders as he toils aboard the Development Driller III. Deep below this drilling rig, two and a half miles into the Earth’s crust, the engineering expert is waging a titanic struggle to complete the drilling of a relief well which, within days, will intersect with the BP well that blew out on April 20, to begin permanently plugging the leak.

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