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2012 Gulf of Mexico oil platform explosion: Two companies charged with manslaughter

2012 Gulf of Mexico oil platform explosion: Two companies charged with manslaughter

Three workers killed in 2012 Gulf of Mexico explosion NEW ORLEANS _A federal grand jury indicted two companies on involuntary manslaughter charges and three people face charges in a deadly 2012 explosion on an oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico, the Justice Department said Thursday. The explosion and fire started during welding work […]

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Pemex restoring production at fire damaged gulf platform

Pemex restoring production at fire damaged gulf platform

Pemex continues search for three missing workers Mexico’s state-run oil company continues to search for three missing workers from a platform fireball that killed four others, while beginning to restore production at the damaged Gulf of Mexico facility, officials said Sunday. Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, will start processing 170,000 barrels of crude by Monday and […]