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  • Nigeria’s Forcados Oil Pipeline Unlikely to Operate Before June

    Nigeria’s Forcados Oil Pipeline Unlikely to Operate Before June

    Thursday, 14th April 2016
    The repair works on the pipeline feeding Nigeria's Forcados crude oil to the export terminal are expected to continue until June. The grade has been under force majeure since mid February, a week after a pipeline leak forced a halt to loadings to the export platform.
  • TransCanada Restarts Keystone Pipeline After Leak

    TransCanada Restarts Keystone Pipeline After Leak

    Tuesday, 12th April 2016
    TransCanada has resumed sending oil through the Keystone Pipeline after a week long shutdown prompted by a leak and oil spill in southeastern South Dakota.
  • TransCanada Shuts Down Keystone Pipeline over Oil Leak

    TransCanada Shuts Down Keystone Pipeline over Oil Leak

    Wednesday, 6th April 2016
    After raising $3.37b in the largest equity offering in Canada, TransCanada Corporation (USA) announced shutting down parts of its Keystone pipeline for a week, as threat of a possible oil leak in South Dakota looms.
  • Shell Fined for Diesel Leak on North Sea Platform

    Shell Fined for Diesel Leak on North Sea Platform

    Thursday, 2nd July 2015
    Oil giant Shell has been fined thousands of pounds after a diesel leak on board a North Sea platform.
  • Ruptured Pipeline Near Santa Barbara Leaks 21,000 Gallons of Crude Oil

    Ruptured Pipeline Near Santa Barbara Leaks 21,000 Gallons of Crude Oil

    Wednesday, 20th May 2015
    A ruptured pipeline near Santa Barbara leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil Tuesday, some of which flowed into the ocean and left a thick coat of black tar along the county’s pristine shores, authorities said.
  • Official Inquiry Into Alaska Pipeline Leak

    Official Inquiry Into Alaska Pipeline Leak

    Tuesday, 3rd March 2015
    JUNEAU, Alaska, Investigators are reviewing the cause of an oil production pipeline breach on Alaska's North Slope where upwards of 4,000 gallons (15,100 liters) of fluid spilled, state officials said on Monday.
  • Total stops Elgin leak

    Total stops Elgin leak

    Wednesday, 16th May 2012
    Total has managed to halt a long-running gas leak on the Elgin platform in the North Sea following a successful top kill operation.
  • Total tackles Nigeria gas leak

    Total tackles Nigeria gas leak

    Tuesday, 8th May 2012
    French oil company Total has begun drilling two relief wells at a gas plant in Nigeria that was shut down last month because of a leak caused by a technical incident, it said on Sunday.
  • Chevron finds leak in offshore Petrobras oil field

    Chevron finds leak in offshore Petrobras oil field

    Tuesday, 10th April 2012
    U.S. oil company Chevron discovered an oil seep in an offshore Brazilian oil field run by Petrobras near the site of a November leak that led to civil and criminal charges and sparked concerns about some of the world's most promising deep sea reserves.