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    Bay West conducts spill response drill

    News // November 2, 2001
    On 10 October, Bay West, an environmental services company, successfully conducted its annual on-water spill response drill. The drill simulated a response to a petroleum spill to test Bay West's equipment and personnel resources.

    The drill is performed annually to maintain Bay West's US Coast Guard certification to perform spill response as an Oil Spill Removal Organisation on the rivers and canals of the Upper Midwest.

    This year's drill took place on the Mississippi River near South St Paul, and was observed by the US Coast Guard, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, and industry members.

    Bay West is a spill response and environmental services company in the Upper Midwest.

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