Oil Spill Response

Videos of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and the BP oil spill

June 13, 2011, 5:32 am

ROVs attach hydraulic jacks at flex-joint

ROVs attach Hydraulic Jacks wedged between FlexJoint and Pipe in preparation for the next stage. Recorded from Ocean Intervention ROV1 and ROV2 on July 10, 2010.

 

ROV installs 1st pressure gauge at top of cap

Video from Ocean Intervention ROV on June 14 at 6:49 am (EDT) - ROV inserts pressure gauge at top of the cap. This replaces a methanol injector that it just removed.

 

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Citation

(2011). Videos of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and the BP oil spill. Retrieved from http://www.eoearth.org/view/article/51cbf15e7896bb431f6a5427

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