BSEE Director discusses a capping stack near the Gulf of Mexico

08/15/2014 - Bureau of Safety and Environmental (BSEE) Director Brian Salerno completed a two-day trip to the State of Texas where he provided opening remarks at an Ocean Energy Safety Institute (OESI) Forum, toured a deepwater containment equipment design and fabrication yard and met with leadership of Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).

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BSEE Director and OESI discuss sharing offshore data

08/13/2014 - BSEE Director Brian Salerno delivered the keynote address yesterday at the Ocean Energy Safety Institute's (OESI) Forum on Eliminating Barriers to Data Sharing and Solutions at the University of Houston. Director Salerno spoke to attendees about the importance of sharing safety information to improve performance.  He then challenged the oil and gas industry to remove the barriers in place that prevent important information from being shared that can improve safety offshore.

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08/11/2014 - The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) today released a technical review following the failure of connectors and bolts used in critical equipment. The technical review, entitled Evaluation of Connector and Bolt Failures, was completed by the bureau's Quality Control-Failure Incident Team (QC-FIT) and submitted to BSEE Director Brian Salerno.

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