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Tropical Storm Don - Update #3

Shell Gulf of Mexico Deep Water Operations

(This information is up-to-date as of 11 a.m. Central, August 1, 2011.)

Following Tropical Storm Don, Shell redeployed its offshore personnel and, today, is ramping up Shell-operated production at the Perdido Spar in southwestern Gulf of Mexico.  Drilling activities in the area are in the process of recommencing. 

To find out more about our hurricane preparedness and evacuation and shut in procedures, please visit the Shell Hurricane Center. 

NOTES AND DISCLAIMERS:  Customers of Shell and its affiliates may have other specific inquiries related to storm or hurricane impacts and should contact their account manager with those questions. Nothing herein shall be construed as a declaration of force majeure.  All declarations of force majeure will be made and related notices given in accordance with the provisions of the affected contracts.

Shell-specific production shut-in numbers are not issued externally.  You can contact the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)  for overall Gulf of Mexico shut-in status, as of the previous day.

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