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  • 30 July 2015

    The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a report of an oil sheen in the water near Goleta Beach, Santa Barbara, California. Coast Guard received a call from Santa Barbara County Fire Department on Wednesday morning local time, reporting that there was a large amount of sheen in the water, 1,000 yards off Goleta Beach. […]

  • 11 October 2012

    The Federal On-Scene Coordinator for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in New Orleans issued a Notice of Federal Interest to BP and Transocean Tuesday. Coast Guard Capt. Duke Walker issued the NOFI following sample results from an oil sheen located in the vicinity of where the Deepwater Horizon drill rig exploded and sank more than […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Crewmembers noticed a sheen around their ship shortly after mooring.

  • 30 July 2015

    The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a report of an oil sheen in the water near Goleta Beach, Santa Barbara, California. Coast Guard received a call from Santa Barbara County Fire Department on Wednesday morning local time, reporting that there was a large amount of sheen in the water, 1,000 yards off Goleta Beach. […]

  • 4 April 2017

    Oil company Hilcorp has managed to stop an oil leak from a subsea pipeline in the Cook Inlet, Alaska. To remind, a Unified Command was established over the weekend after some sheen was found near Hilcorp’s Anna Platform in the Granite Point Field of Cook Inlet. A sheen was discovered by Hilcorp personnel at 11:20 a.m., […]

  • 3 April 2017

    Unified command has been established in response to reports of a sheen near a platform in the Cook Inlet, Alaska. The command has been comprised of the United States Coast Guard (USCG), Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC), and oil company Hilcorp Alaska (Hilcorp). The sheen has been reported near the Anna Platform, located in […]

  • 14 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    INPEX CORPORATION announces an oil sheen has occurred in the vicinity of the Chevron Brazil operated Frade Oil Field located offshore north east of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil . Based on the information from Chevron, the current estimates of the total volume on the surface is estimated at less than 10 cubic meters of oil. […]

  • 29 October 2012

    BP has capped and plugged an abandoned piece of subsea equipment known as a cofferdam that is thought to be the source of a recently spotted surface sheen near the Mississippi Canyon 252 lease block in the Gulf of Mexico. The cofferdam is an 86-ton, steel container that was lowered over a leaking drill pipe […]

  • 13 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Chevron Brazil Petroleo Ltd. is responding to oil seeps and a subsequent sheen that has occurred in the vicinity of the Chevron operated Frade project located 370 kilometers (230 miles) offshore north east of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in water depths of approximately 1200 meters (3800 feet). Based on a range of technical and direct […]

  • 18 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Chevron Corporation​ confirms that cementing operations are taking place as part of its well plugging activities on an appraisal well located in the vicinity of the Frade field offshore Brazil. Chevron also confirms that there has never been any oil flow from the wellhead and current monitoring indicates oil from nearby seep lines on the […]

  • 16 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Chevron Corporation​ reiterated that its efforts to respond to oil seeps and a subsequent sheen in the vicinity of its Chevron- operated Frade project have been successful. Since receiving approval from the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum (ANP) late Sunday, Chevron Brazil immediately commenced plugging and abandonment activities on an appraisal well within the […]

  • 18 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Chevron Corporation yesterday said on its website that cementing operations were taking place as part of its well plugging activities on an appraisal well located near its Frade field offshore Brazil. Chevron also confirmed that “there has never been any oil flow from the wellhead and current monitoring indicates oil from nearby seep lines on […]

  • 16 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Chevron Corporation last night reiterated that its efforts to respond to oil seeps and a subsequent sheen near the Chevron- operated Frade project, offshore Brazil have been successful. Since receiving approval from the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum (ANP) late Sunday, Chevron Brazil immediately commenced plugging and abandonment activities on an appraisal well within the […]

  • 19 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    BP issued a denial after several reports on the Internet about new leaks in its Macondo well. “There are online reports claiming that the Macondo well is leaking and BP has responded with boats and boom. None of this is true. The well was capped on July 15th, 2010, when all oil flow was stopped, […]

  • 29 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BP has capped and plugged an abandoned piece of subsea equipment known as a cofferdam that is thought to be the source of a recently spotted surface sheen near the Mississippi Canyon 252 lease block in the Gulf of Mexico. The cofferdam is an 86-ton, steel container that was lowered over a leaking drill pipe […]

  • 30 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    An oil sheen has been reported in the North Sea 160km North East of St Fergus approximately 3.7 km from the pipeline connecting the Galley subsea field to the Tartan Alpha Installation, which are both operated by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited. It was first observed at 13.50 on Tuesday 28 August and size of the […]

  • 16 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      CNOOC Limited announced that, on October 14, an oil sheen was discovered near Jinzhou 9-3 West oilfield in Bohai Bay. Until now, the company has been effectively cleaning up the oil sheen on the sea surface. According to investigation, the oil spill was caused by the leak from a subsea connecting pipeline damaged by […]

  • 30 August 2016

    The US Coast Guard responded to a diesel spill that was discharged from the fishing vessel Emerald Sea in the Columbia River on August 29. The 250-gallon diesel spill left a reported 1-mile by 500-yard sheen in the water at Skipanon Marina on the Columbia River. The master of the Emerald Sea, an 86-foot vessel homeported […]

  • 2 February 2017

    Australia’s offshore regulator Nopsema has launched an investigation into the source of an oil sheen that appeared near the West Tuna platform offshore Australia.  According to a report by the regulator, on February 1, 2017, Nopsema was informed by Esso Australia Resources of an identified oil sheen adjacent to the West Tuna platform, located in […]

  • 9 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Hundreds of gallons of oil leaked from the San Diego-based guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey on October 4 while the vessel was near the mouth of Tijuana River, a US Navy spokesperson confirmed. Around 700 gallons of oil were spilled due to a mechanical failure aboard the ship, media reports suggest. At the time, USS Dewey […]

  • 19 February 2016

    US Coast Guard and Washington Department of Ecology personnel are overseeing pollution cleanup after sheening was reported around the 2011-built bulk carrier Nord Auckland anchored near Kalama, Washington. Reportedly, the 610-foot Singapore-flagged vessel, owned by Norden Shipping, released bunker oil due to operator error that was intended to be burned in the incinerator. Oil spill response organization […]

  • 30 August 2012

    An oil sheen has been reported in the North Sea 160km North East of St Fergus approximately 3.7 km from the pipeline connecting the Galley subsea field to the Tartan Alpha Installation, which are both operated by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited. It was first observed at 13.50 on Tuesday 28 August and size of the […]