Press Release Catalog 1994

  • 12/21/94 1993 Mineral Revenue Report Available Now from Minerals Management Service
  • 12/21/94 Alaska Stakeholder Task Force to Meet in January
  • 12/13/94 MMS Extends Comment Period for New 5-year OCS Leasing Program
  • 12/02/94 MMS Announces Winning Bids for Royalty Gas Marketing Pilot
  • 11/16/94 Group to Recommend Changes in OPA Financial Responsibility Requirements
  • 11/15/94 MMS Solicits Comments for New 5-Year OCS Leasing Program
  • 11/04/94 MMS Regional Offices Add Training Program Responsibilities
  • 11/02/94 MMS Announces Jicarilla Apache Participation in Indian Minerals Cooperative Audit Program
  • 11/02/94 OCS Policy Committee Sets up OPA 90 Subcommittee
  • 10/31/94 Invitation for Bids Issued for Gas Marketing Pilot
  • 10/27/94 MMS Royalty Management Program Nets $255m Through Special Audit Efforts During FY 94
  • 10/27/94 Press Advisory--OCS Policy Committee Meeting
  • 10/27/94 National Oil Spill Response Test Facility Completes Testing on Remote Sensor
  • 10/20/94 66 MMS Employees Honored for Reinvention Efforts
  • 10/18/94 Three Denver Companies Receive $15m For Support Services
  • 10/07/94 Outer Continental Shelf Sand and Gravel Legislation Will Aid Beach, Wetland Restoration
  • 10/07/94 Tribes Receive Funding to Help MMS Audit Mineral Royalties
  • 10/04/94 Ten States Receive Funding to Help MMS Audit Mineral Royalties
  • 10/03/94 Houston Area Federal Employees Recognized for Efforts to Reinvent Government
  • 10/03/94 MMS Announces Area Identification of Beaufort Sea Sale 144
  • 10/03/94 MMS Awards $400k to Technor, Inc.
  • 10/03/94 Louisiana State University Receives $2M to Conduct Environmental Studies
  • 09/30/94 MMS Awards $121,799 to University of Alaska, Anchorage
  • 09/30/94 MMS Extends Cooperative Agreement With Maryland to Study Sand Resources
  • 09/29/94 MMS Awards $134,548 to University of South Florida
  • 09/27/94 MMS Extends Agreement with Virginia To Study Sand Resources
  • 09/26/94 MMS Extends Cooperative Agreement With Delaware to Study Sand Resources
  • 09/21/94 Vice President Gore Commends MMS For NPR Efforts
  • 09/06/94 OCS Legislative Group Wades into Controversy; Finds Consensu Elusive But Possible
  • 08/24/94 MMS Issues Request for Interest on Russian Proposal for Simultaneous Oil and Gas Lease Sale in Chukchi Sea and Hope Basin
  • 08/23/94 MMS and Western States Land Commissioners Associations Sign Memo Of Understanding
  • 08/18/94 MMS Issues Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Indian Gas Valuation Regulations
  • 08/17/94 MMS Sets August 30 Informational Meeting for Gas Marketing Pilot Project
  • 08/17/94 MMS Announces Area Id for Gulf of Mexico Lease Sales 157 and 161
  • 08/17/94 MMS' Gas Marketing Pilot Project Goes Forward
  • 08/16/94 High Bids Total $60 Million in Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 150
  • 07/28/94 MMS Signs Agreement with Historically Black Colleges and Universities
  • 07/22/94 MMS Awards $177,000 to Louisiana State University
  • 07/14/94 Alaska University Awarded $159,213 To Study Ocean Circulation
  • 07/13/94 MMS Honored Again for Quality Improvement
  • 07/07/94 Interior Department Museum Features "Treasures Beneath the Sea"
  • 07/07/94 MMS Signs Cooperative Agreement With the State of Florida
  • 07/07/94 MMS Reorganizes to Do More with less
  • 07/06/94 Special Information--OCS Oil & Gas Leasing History, as of 6/30/94
  • 07/06/94 DOI's MMS Conducts Royalty-in-Kind Crude Oil Sale
  • 07/06/94 Comprehensive Audit Effort Nets $1 Billion
  • 06/30/94 MMS Awards $200,000 Contract to the State of New Jersey
  • 06/23/94 MMS Pilot Project to Assess Marketing Federal Royalty Gas
  • 06/23/94 Gottlieb Chosen to Head Alaska MMS Regional Office
  • 06/17/94 MMS, Russian Science Agency to Pool Resources in Regulating Offshore Oil, Gas and Mineral Development
  • 06/17/94 Special Information--Radio Actuality Available
  • 06/17/94 MMS Wins National Environmental Award
  • 06/17/94 MMS Awards $371,325 Contract to Louisiana State University
  • 06/02/94 MMS Awards $110,660 Contract to University of Alaska, Fairbanks
  • 06/02/94 MMS Wins National Environmental Award
  • 06/02/94 MMS, USGS Hold Electronic Acquisition Conference
  • 05/25/94 MMS Recognizes Padre Island National Seashore for National Park Week
  • 05/20/94 MMS and Texas General Land Office Sign Memorandum of Understanding
  • 05/03/94 Department of the Interior Presents Annual Stewardship Awards to Top Mineral Resource Companies
  • 04/20/94 MMS Announces Call for Information For Central and Western Gulf Lease Sales, 157 and 161
  • 04/15/94 MMS Publishes Press Releases on the Internet
  • 04/11/94 MMS Announces Area Identification For Gulf of Alaska/Yakutat 158
  • 04/11/94 Diamond Offshore Drilling Winds MMS's Safety Excellence Award
  • 04/11/94 MMS Awards $113,058 Contract to Continental Shelf Associates, Inc.
  • 04/06/94 OCS Oil & Gas Leasing History (As of 3/31/94)
  • 03/30/94 MMS Releases Environmental Research Bibliography
  • 03/25/94 High Bids Total $277 Million in Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 147
  • 03/23/94 MMS Announces Results of 1993 OCS Annual Review
  • 03/22/94 Special Information -- MMS Seeks Comment in Review of Regulations
  • 03/21/94 Special Information -- MMS Releases Federal Offshore Statistics
  • 03/18/94 MMS Says Deepwater Rig Activity at An All-Time High
  • 03/07/94 Feature Release -- Artificial Reefs: Oases for Marine Life in the Gulf
  • 03/01/94 MMS Briefs State Legislators on Energy Issues
  • 02/25/94 MMS Announces New Mission, Underscoring President's NPR Effort
  • 02/25/94 MMS Awards LSU $204,893 for Socioeconomic Study
  • 02/22/94 Interior Issues Final Notice of Sale For Offshore Natural Gas and Oil Lease Sale 147 in Central Gulf of Mexico
  • 02/16/94 MMS Wins Award for "Environmental Stewardship"in Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary
  • 02/16/94 37 States Collect $510 Million as 1993 Share of Federal Mineral Revenues
  • 02/09/94 DOI, DOT, & EPA Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Oil Pollution Act Of 1990 (OPA'90)
  • 02/07/94 MMS, IPAA Reach Agreement on Contract Settlements Suit
  • 02/02/94 MMS Seeks $201.2 Million in Budget For Fiscal Year 1995
  • 01/31/94 MMS Announces Call for Information For Chukchi Sea Sale 148
  • 01/27/94 MMS Announces Blackfeet Nation Participation in Indian Minerals Cooperative Audit Program
  • 01/27/94 MMS Adds Anchorage Meeting on Proposed Opa 90 Rule; Agency Seeks To Gather More Public Input
  • 01/27/94 Shelikof Strait Deferred from Proposed OCS Sale 149
  • 01/13/94 MMS Releases Preliminary Offshore Damage Assessment from Northridge Earthquake
  • 01/07/94 OCS Oil & Gas Leasing History (Quarterly as of 12/31/93)
  • 01/06/94 MMS Extends Comment Period on Gulf Of Mexico Leasing Policies
  • 01/06/94 MMS Sets Cleveland Workshop on New Financial Responsibility Rules