During a BSEE-directed unannounced exercise in the Gulf of Mexico (April 2013) offshore operator Noble Energy shipped this 600-ton capping stack to a simulated well hole 5, 047 feet below the surface.

Hurricane Season Information

BSEE sets forth regulations and guidance for the design and operation of oil and gas facilities to withstand the extreme conditions of severe weather and hurricanes and protect the men and women who work offshore and the environment. These preventative measures also are designed to minimize disruption of oil and gas production in the wake of a storm.

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Hurricane Preparedness and Regulations

Activity Statistics Updates

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National Hurricane Center

Historical Information

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BSEE Hurricane Response Team

Offshore Energy Hurricane Preparedness and Response Forum, June 27, 2013