Gulf Coast energy producers are expected to bring significant production back online by the end...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gulf Coast energy producers are expected to bring significant production back online by the end of the long weekend. BP, still the Gulf's top producer, says it is redeploying staff to offshore facilities and will start producing in the coming days. Among others restaffing: RDS.A, CVX, APC. As of midday, 83% of platforms were still empty; 95% of oil production and 68% of gas were shut in.