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US DP RULES BECKON

January 22, 2016 5:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, the US administration requested that the US Coast Guard (USCG) form regulations to govern the dynamic positioning (DP) sector. Although the DP practices were not the cause of the Deepwater Horizon incident, it brought inevitable scrutiny within the industry’s operational practices. Read the rest of this entry »