BP says good-by to Texas City

Thanks to my Twitter buddy, Mike Boudreaux, we have the following news via the Houston Chronicle and AP:

Another Must-Read from the New York Times

Just about the time I have let myself be convinced by all the chatter among the talking heads that the print media (aka, "dead tree ware") really are dead, along comes a story that reminds me of why reading the papers is still a worthwhile exercise.

The New York Times Explains BlowOut Preventers

The New York Times has published a very good technical article on Blow Out Preventers, and the BOP on the Deepwater Horizon. Thanks to Angela Summers, of Sis-Tech, for sending this to the ISA84 mailing list.