No oil leaking in Gulf amid well test-BP exec
HOUSTON, July 15 |
HOUSTON, July 15 (Reuters) - No oil is leaking from BP Plc's (BP.L) (BP.N) blown-out Macondo well into the Gulf of Mexico for the first time since late April, a company executive said on Thursday.
Kent Wells, BP's senior vice president of exploration and production, told reporters a new cap had completely shut in the flow while the company conducts a critical pressure test on the stricken well. (Reporting by Kristen Hays)
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