I was listening to the Diane Rehm Show on NPR yesterday,
when I heard this Oil Rig Engineer call in
and explain a “common sense” way to put a halt to the Oil Gusher in the Gulf.
He was a shocked by BP’s incompetent, “shotgun” approach —
to contain the mess, as most of us have been.
Here’s the eye-opening clip, with my transcript of Engineer Henry’s simple advice to BP.
“Oil Rig Henry” starts his Engineering lesson, at Time Mark 40:20
My transcript of the his Engineering insights, and simple containment and shut-off recommendations, follows next: