The National Methane Hydrates R&D Program
The DOE/JIP Gulf of Mexico Hydrate Research Cruise
Joint Industry Project (JIP) Participants
The JIP is committed to steering technology advances through
collaborative research so that a better understanding is achieved of the
safety hazards involved in drilling and producing oil and gas through
hydrate containing sediments in deepwater GOM.
The JIP Participants consist of the following major oil and gas producers
and service companies, the National Energy Technology Laboratory, and the
Minerals Management Service.