Safety & Environment


EnQuest hit

EnQuest has been hit with a safety warning after a gas leak on the EnQuest Producer floating production, storage and offloading vessel that was caused by poorly-installed pipework.


Perenco in safety warnings

French independent Perenco has been issued with safety warnings after a worker died on a facility in the southern UK North Sea last year, writes Rob Watts.


Alaska pipe still leaking

A Hilcorp-operated pipeline was still releasing natural gas into the waters off Alaska’s Cook Inlet at press-time more than two weeks after the leak was discovered, writes Caroline Evans.


Enbridge pipeline spill

A pipeline leak in Central Alberta has forced the shutdown of Enbridge’s Line 2A for an indeterminate time while crews clean up and remediate the area, writes Tonya Zelinsky.


Alberta shuts down Lexin

The Alberta Energy Regulator in Canada has ordered the operations of privately-owned Lexin Resources be indefinitely shut down for a number of regulatory violations and environmental concerns.