Shell Restarts Gulf of Mexico Olympus Platform after Hurricane

Shell, the largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil producer, was the hardest-hit producer from Ida, which tore through the Gulf in August and removed 28 million barrels of oil from the market.

Arundhati Sarkar, Reuters

Royal Dutch Shell has restarted production at its Olympus platform in the Mars Corridor in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM) on Oct. 4 following repairs to portion of its West Delta 143 offshore facility in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida.

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