By Committee on Options for Implementing the Requirement of Best Available and Safest Technologies for Offshore Oil and Gas Operations,Marine Board,National Academy of Engineering,National Research Council
Best to be had and most secure applied sciences for Offshore Oil and gasoline Operations: concepts for Implementation explores a number of thoughts for making improvements to the implementation of the U.S. division of the Interior's congressional mandate to require using most sensible to be had and defense applied sciences in offshore oil and gasoline operations.
In the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, Congress directs the Secretary of the internal to manage oil and gasoline operations in federal waters. The act mandates that the Secretary â€œshall require, on all new drilling and creation operations and, anywhere attainable, on latest operations, using the simplest to be had and most secure applied sciences which the Secretary determines to be economically possible, at any place failure of apparatus may have an important impression on protection, health and wellbeing, or the surroundings, other than the place the Secretary determines that the incremental merits are essentially inadequate to justify the incremental expenditures of using such technologies.â€
This document, which was once asked by way of division of the Interior's Bureau of protection and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), additionally reports techniques and matters that BSEE is already contemplating to enhance implementation of the easiest to be had and most secure applied sciences requirement.
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Best Available and Safest Technologies for Offshore Oil and Gas Operations: Options for Implementation by Committee on Options for Implementing the Requirement of Best Available and Safest Technologies for Offshore Oil and Gas Operations,Marine Board,National Academy of Engineering,National Research Council