EU develops regulatory response to Macondo oil spill

Published: 23 July 2012

No one doubted that the Deepwater Horizon accident would lead to significant and lasting changes in how offshore oil and gas facilities are managed around the world. As a result of an assessment process started in 2010, the European Commission has unveiled a proposal for a new regulation on the safety of offshore oil and gas prospection, exploration, and production activities.

... Vlad Popovici (MBA'05) is marketing manager at ShawCor Ltd., a leading global energy services company focused on solutions for oil and gas pipelines. Vlad holds an MBA (2005) from McGill University in Montreal and has been publishing technical articles and economic analyses since 1996.

-Article by Vlad Popovici

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