NEW ORLEANS - Federal responses to environmental incidents rely on the latest research results, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement’s (BSEE)...
- North of the Arctic CircleSix miles north of Alaska’s Arctic coast, the 5-acre man-made island juts out from the Beaufort Sea amidst the sprawling Arctic.
- Ohmsett PanoramicOil spill response equipment testing at the Ohmsett facility. This photo depicts the Ohmsett staff measuring the oil recovery rate for an oleophilic drum skimmer when placed in a 1/2 inch thick oil slick on the water.
- Bolt and Connector FailuresCritical connector and bolt failures are a growing concern offshore.
- OCS ProductionBSEE's responsibilities include assessments of emerging or improved technologies, inspection and regulation of offshore facilities, and collaboration with industry to improve oil and gas recovery and ensure accurate production measurement.