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Drilling advisers to meet in New Orleans

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement will hold the second meeting of the new Ocean Energy Safety Advisory Committee at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel in New Orleans on July 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. and July 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The meeting is open to the public; there will be space for about 100 visitors on a first-come, first-served basis and there will be a public comment period. Members of the public also can submit written comments at the event, or by email at

The OESC, which consists of representatives from industry, federal government agencies, non-governmental organizations and the academic community, is intended to provide BOEMRE and the Interior Department with policy advice on matters of ocean energy safety including drilling and workplace safety, well intervention and containment and oil spill response.

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