Terry L. Costlow serves as chief operating officer of Marine Well Containment Company where he leads the team to ensure Containment System readiness. Previously, Costlow served as BP’s Gulf of Mexico engineering services manager and was accountable for developing and leading the delivery of a central engineering and technical services organization that provides all discipline engineering. For six years he has acted as Incident Commander and Qualified Individual inside BP’s incident management system. Costlow has over 35 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Throughout his career Costlow has held engineering, technical and operations leadership assignments with Amoco and BP throughout the United States.