BP is evacuating its 250K bbl/day-capacity Thunder Horse oil platform and suspending crude and...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor
BP is evacuating its 250K bbl/day-capacity Thunder Horse oil platform and suspending crude and natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico in anticipation of Tropical Storm Isaac; it is also planning to remove non-essential workers from at least three other Gulf platforms. Shell (RDS.A) also says it is evacuating non-essential personnel.