But only two weeks later, the deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, deflecting attention to the spill threatening the Gulf Coast.
But Landrieu says the White House moratorium on deepwater offshore drilling is a huge mistake.
Those leaks are nothing compared to the deluge from deepwater Horizon.
deepwater Horizon was a technical marvel and Williams was responsible for all of the rig's computers and electronic systems.
I touched on this topic recently in relation to the UK elections, but it is worth expanding on in relation to deepwater.
The deepwater sailor of to-day needs know none of these things.
Mrs. 'Arvey, and the Drews, an' us, and there isn't another cottage to be had anywhere in deepwater.
deepwater shipping dwindled and died, but the increase in coastwise sailing was consistent.
To borrow the lines of these fleet and graceful models and apply them to the design of a deepwater ship was a bold conception.
We've got these people: We'll have them out of deepwater in six months.