Chevron Shuts Two Gulf of Mexico Platforms ahead of Storm

Erwin Seba

September 14, 2020

Blind Faith - Credit: GREG/AdobeStock

Blind Faith – Credit: GREG/AdobeStock

Chevron Corp shut the Blind Faith and Petronius offshore production platforms on Sunday in the Gulf of Mexico in preparation for Tropical Storm Sally, the company said in an online statement.

“In preparation for the storm, we have evacuated all personnel from our Chevron-operated Blind Faith and Petronius platforms and have shut-in the two facilities,” the company said.

 (Reporting by Erwin Seba; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)