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Tropical Storm Debby Update #2
(This information is up-to-date as of 9:00 a.m. Central, June 25, 2012. Further updates will be provided as needed.)
Given the current forecast for Tropical Storm Debby, Shell is in the initial stages of redeploying staff to its operations across the Gulf.
Because only two non-producing platforms were fully evacuated, the re-deployment efforts will serve to get asset locations back up to full staff complement. Re-start and ramp-up of the minimal subsea production shut-in has also begun today. By end of day Tuesday, we will be back to normal operations across the Gulf.
We will continue to monitor weather reports and respond accordingly. The information on this site will be updated as necessary.
To find out more about our hurricane preparedness and evacuation and shut in procedures, please visit the Shell Hurricane Center: www.shell.us/stormcenter
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.