Coast Guard, local agencies respond to crude oil spill in Bay Jacques, Louisiana

Coast Guard, local agencies respond to crude oil spill in Bay Jacques, Louisiana
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to a crude oil spill in Bay Jacques, Louisiana, Wednesday. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Houma watchstanders received notification from Summit Oil and Gas, LLC at 11:54 a.m. that a crude oil storage tank located in Bay Jacques developed a leak and caused an estimated 4,200 gallons of Louisiana crude oil to discharge, Tuesday. Tuesday,...

Coast Guard, federal agencies continue response to offshore oil spill

Coast Guard, federal agencies continue response to offshore oil spill
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard continues to respond to a crude oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Four over flights were conducted Saturday and have identified no additional visible oil. The previously reported sheens have dissipated. The Coast Guard and the responsible party are continuing to evaluate trajectory models to identify the potential location of any surface oil or subsea plumes. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, federal agencies responding to offshore oil spill

Coast Guard, federal agencies responding to offshore oil spill
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to the report of a crude oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from the National Response Center at 1:30 p.m., Friday of a discharge from a damaged pipeline associated with a subsea well approximately 40 miles southeast of Venice, LA. The pipeline, which is operated by LLOG Exploration, has been secured. LLOG...

Coast Guard, local agencies respond to oil discharge in Black Bay

Coast Guard, local agencies respond to oil discharge in Black Bay
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to an oil spill near Black Bay, Louisiana, Friday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from the National Response Center that LLOX, LLC discharged crude oil into Black Bay from a pressure relief valve at their Main Pass 23 facility. Contracted aerial assessments estimated approximately 465 gallons of crude oil reached the...

Coast Guard, other agencies responding to oil spill near Main Pass

Coast Guard, other agencies responding to oil spill near Main Pass
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and other agencies are responding to a crude oil spill near Main Pass, Tuesday. An estimated maximum potential of 4,200 gallons of crude oil discharged from a well owned by Texas Petroleum Investment Company. OMI Environmental Solutions and Clean Gulf Associates, oil spill response organizations, have been contracted by TPIC to conduct clean up operations. The Coast...

Coast Guard, other agencies continue to respond to oil spill near Lake Ecaille

Coast Guard, other agencies continue to respond to oil spill near Lake Ecaille
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and other agencies are continuing to respond to a crude oil spill near Lake Ecaille, Friday. Recovery efforts have yielded approximately 375 gallons of oily water mixture and 250 bags of soiled sorbents. ES&H, an oil spill response organization, has deployed approximately 3,000 feet of hard containment boom to prevent further impact to unaffected areas. Aircrews...

Coast Guard, other agencies continue response to crude oil spill near Lake Grande Ecaille

Coast Guard, other agencies continue response to crude oil spill near Lake Grande Ecaille
Response crews evaluate affected areas after an approximate 4,200-gallon crude oil discharge near Lake Grande Ecaille, July 26, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy Coast Guard Sector New Orleans NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and other agencies are continuing to respond to a crude oil spill, Tuesday, that reportedly discharged from an abandoned flow line near Lake Grande Ecaille. An estimated 4,200...

Coast Guard, other agencies respond to oil spill near Lake Grande Ecaille

Coast Guard, other agencies respond to oil spill near Lake Grande Ecaille
Two vessels from Environmental Safety and Health deploy boom, July 25, 2016, in response to an estimated 4,200-gallon discharge of crude oil near Lake Grande Ecaille.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and other agencies are responding to a crude oil spill that reportedly discharged from an abandoned flow line near Lake Grande Ecaille,...

Coast Guard responding to oil spill in Delaware River

Coast Guard responding to oil spill in Delaware River
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard is responding to a crude oil spill in the Delaware River Monday. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders received notification of the spill at approximately 1 p.m. Monday after the National Response Center relayed an estimated 1,000 gallons of crude oil spilled into the Delaware River near Monroe Energy LLC, located about one mile south of the Commodore Barry...