Investigation of Deepwater Horizon Explosion, David Sims Testimony

David Sims, BP drilling and cementing operations manager and survivor of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, testified by telephone… read more

David Sims, BP drilling and cementing operations manager and survivor of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, testified by telephone from Houston, Texas with investigators to recount his memory of the event. The Coast Guard and the Mineral Management Service were conducting the joint investigation. 

The focus was on gathering information on the vessel’s condition, crew qualifications, emergency preparedness, and casualty timeline. close

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Public Hearing
Location:
Kenner, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2010
Last Aired:
May 30, 2010

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  • May 29, 2010 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 2010 | 8:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 30, 2010 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 30, 2010 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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