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Marine Well Containment System

Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) is an independent company, not in the business of making a profit, that provides well containment equipment and technology in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Norway's Balder field vessel

Environmental activities: Exploration and production

The petroleum activities both onshore and offshore must be undertaken within the framework of a sustainable development, and the environmental challenges must be solved in a manner that ensures coexistence with other interests.

Oil spill response field manual

This manual provides general oil spill response principles. It is a collection of "Rules of Thumb" and checklists that provide quick access to the information needed when formulating response strategies.

The Valdez oil spill

Shortly after midnight on March 24, 1989, in a tragic accident deeply regretted by the company, the Exxon Valdez supertanker ran aground in Alaska’s Prince William Sound.