Update: Divers look for “breach on the sea floor” near troubled well in Gulf of Mexico

Published: February 15th, 2013 at 6:46 pm ET
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Times Picayune, 6:06p ET: The company said [...] divers have not found any breach on the sea floor.

Apache News Release, Feb. 15, 2013: Divers have verified there is no breach on the seafloor.

Offshore Magazine at 4:34p ET: [...] the drilling rig experienced what Apache described in a statement as “a kick from an abnormally pressured gas zone” on February 5. Subsequent testing detected gas migration from the bottom of the well, which had reached 8,261 ft (2,518 m), to another sand formation about 1,100 ft (335 m) below the seabed.

See also: Radio: Uncontrolled gas flowing from well in Gulf of Mexico -- WSJ: Experts trying to stop flow below seafloor

Published: February 15th, 2013 at 6:46 pm ET
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