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BSEE Well Control Rule 2019 - Related Information

BSEE Well Control Rule 2019 - Related Information

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Well Control Rule 2019

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BSEE Finalizes Improved Blowout Preventer and Well Control Regulations

PORT FOURCHON, La. – Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) released the final improved Blowout Preventer Systems and Well Control regulations. BSEE’s final Well Control Rule – as the regulation is commonly known – removes unnecessary regulatory burdens to responsible offshore development while maintaining safety and environmental protection.

5/2/2019

Proposed Well Control Rule Revisions Fact Sheet (Download PDF)

BSEE proposes the following revisions to the well control rule in response to the President’s Executive Order to review existing regulations that potentially burden the development or use of domestically produced energy resources.

5/2/2019