Australia to improve its offshore petroleum industry safety benchmark

Reported by Haydee | 16 May, 2012

A subsea first response toolkit with potential spills will be developed to improve Australia‚Äôs offshore petroleum industry safety benchmarks. Ninemsn reports that petroleum operators and regulators have been reviewing lessons learned from incidents at the Montara and gulf of Mexico. Speaking at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) conference, Minister for Resources and …