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Stopping the Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak

The premise of this is to have a lower resistance as the device is pushed down the well on the drill stem, then with a rotating motion, increase the surface area of the blockage. The pressure on each blockage plate will create a torque on each section of pipe over the drill stem, which will anchor the assembly to the drill stem. Continue reading

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Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak Flow reducing apparatus

The drill stem that remains in the well casing can be used to anchor flow-restricting devices that are simply partial blockages. Successively larger versions of this one device can be pushed to the bottom of the well to reduce flow gradually to allow for a successful top kill. Continue reading

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