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Chevron, BHP evacuate workers from Gulf of Mexico due to hurricane

Reuters Friday, 30 August 2019
Chevron Corp and BHP Group said on Friday they are evacuating non-essential workers from four oil production platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico due to the threat from Hurricane Dorian.
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BHP has canceled its plan to evacuate some workers from two Gulf of Mexico oil platforms. Earlier, BHP had said it would remove non-essential staff from its Shenzi and Neptune oil platforms. According to Reuters, the move comes as Hurricane Dorian’s latest track lessened the threat to its oil...

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