5 days ago
An incident command center ordered the Alert crew members to guide the Kulluk as best they could to a grounding site that would cause the least environmental damage.
86 days ago
The other rig, the Kulluk, is the subject of a Coast Guard investigation into the circumstances of its grounding Dec. 31 off Alaska's Kodiak Island.
91 days ago
Both the Noble Discoverer and the Kulluk will be taken to Asia for further inspection and repairs.It wasn't immediately clear how this will affect the company's drilling plans in the Arctic.
91 days ago
"EDITORS: STORY CAN END HEREThe Noble Discoverer and Shell's other Arctic rig, the Kulluk, will be towed to Asia for inspection and repairs.
92 days ago
Paul Mehler (MAY'-ler) III says in an announcement that Royal Dutch Shell PLC is free to move the Kulluk after meeting requirements he placed on the vessel.
100 days ago
Wednesday's final update from the response team says the inner hull of the Kulluk was not breached and all four fuel tanks are intact.
101 days ago
"Mapping the next steps for the Kulluk and the Noble Discoverer is a multi-faceted operation, and today's update is a result of those new plans being solidified," Shell said in a statement Monday.
119 days ago
bee) of the unified command joint information center says nothing has changed in the week since the last information was released on the salvage operation of the Kulluk (KUL'-uk).
126 days ago
No more details have been released Kulluk generators that were knocked out or damage from seawater that entered through hatches that should have been sealed.
130 days ago
Shell says it has invested some $292 million in upgrades to the 30-year-old Kulluk, which it bought in 2005, but the company hasn't been willing to provide an estimate of the rig's value.
133 days ago
The review, he said, will pay special attention to challenges that Shell encountered with the Kulluk and the Noble Discoverer, as well as Shell's oil spill response vessel barge.
135 days ago
In October, the Kulluk began drilling a single exploratory well in the Beaufort Sea and a Shell-contracted vessel, the Noble Discoverer, began a well in September in the Chukchi.
137 days ago
The Unified Command says Royal Dutch Shell's Kulluk was floated from the rocks late Sunday night and teams are assessing its condition.
139 days ago
Fuel tanks remain intact on the Kulluk and there are no plans to remove an estimated 150,000 gallons of diesel from the Kulluk, which would present a different set of risks, Churchfield said.
141 days ago
"The Kulluk, under tow to the Seattle area from Dutch Harbor, broke free from its towline on Monday and grounded off Sitkalidak Island, just south of Kodiak Island.