Causality 25: Deepwater Horizon

9 January, 2019

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In 2010 an Oil Drilling Rig suffered a catastrophic well blowout, killing 11 people, destroying the rig and leading to the worst maritime oil spill in history. It all happened a few hours after the well was declared safe and ready for handover. We look at the human and financial factors that led to the incident at Macondo.
Duration 51 minutes and 25 seconds Direct Download

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Episode Silver Producers: Carsten Hansen and John Whitlow.
Episode Gold Producer: 'r'.

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John Chidgey

John Chidgey

John is an Electrical, Instrumentation and Control Systems Engineer, programmer, podcaster and runs TechDistortion and the Engineered Network. John has produced and appeared on many podcasts as well as Pragmatic.

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