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Originally posted by Ferris.Bueller.II
That's the very first thing they tried.
Read the links on May 7th and 8th referring to the containment box.
Story roundup of the Gulf of Mexico oil rig explosion and spill
Originally posted by eyeofthetiger
Can you (or anyone) provide any pictures of diagrams of this? Forgive me for my ignorance but I didnt hear about this (Im not living in the United States and sometimes Im late to get news) and im interested in how this failed to work.
edit never mind, I just read some of it.. meh, seems like they should have commissioned scientist to study the blueprint of the operation to detect potential risks before building it or getting the go ahead.
[edit on 11-7-2010 by eyeofthetiger]