Gulf Spill Trial Contractor Finds Cement Samples

BP Accuses Halliburton of Destroying Key Oil Spill ...

Dec 05, 2011· BP in a high-stakes court filing on Monday accused Halliburton of destroying damaging evidence about the quality of its cement slurry that went into drilling the oil well that blew out last year ...

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Halliburton 'destroyed' evidence after Gulf oil spill, BP ...

Dec 06, 2011· BP alleges that Halliburton, a subcontractor working on the Deepwater Horizon rig, destroyed evidence pertaining to what might have caused the explosion that triggered the Gulf oil spill.

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BP at fault for 21 of 35 factors in Gulf spill, panel finds

Sep 14, 2011· BP at fault for 21 of 35 factors in Gulf spill, panel finds. Sept. 14, 2011, 11:08 AM UTC ... the explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. The cement's failure to maintain the integrity of the well was ...

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BP is Even More Dangerously Arrogant Than You Thought ...

A BP team investigating the company's Macondo well blowout that led to the explosion and fire that sank the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in April 2010 never received the results of tests of a light cement used to plug the well from cement contractor Halliburton, a …

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Rig Owner Will Settle With U.S. in Gulf Spill

Jan 04, 2013· The driller whose floating Deepwater Horizon oil rig blew out in 2010, causing a massive oil spill, has agreed to settle civil and criminal claims with the federal government for $1.4 billion, the ...

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Halliburton admits destroying evidence in Gulf oil spill

Jul 26, 2013· After the trial started on Feb. 25, Halliburton discovered cement samples at a Lafayette laboratory that weren't turned over to the Justice Department for testing after the spill.

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Deepwater contractor settles with BP for $250m - Telegraph

Dec 16, 2011· Deepwater contractor settles with BP for $250m Cameron International, the maker of the blowout preventer on the Deepwater Horizon rig at the centre of last year's Gulf of Mexico oil spill, will ...

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BP Says Halliburton Destroyed Evidence in Gulf Spill Case ...

Dec 05, 2011· Even though it couldn't provide any actual samples, the contractor has maintained that post-incident tests conducted by outside labs are unreliable because they use simulated cement …

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Blowout - MintPress News

Halliburton Seeking Settlement Over Gulf Oil Spill BP's cement contractor on the drilling rig that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 announced Monday that it is trying to negotiate a ...

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Gulf of Mexico oil spill: Halliburton pleads guilty to ...

Jul 26, 2013· The US cement contractor working for BP on the drill that caused the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence relating to …

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Panel Says Firms Knew of Cement Flaws Before Spill ...

Oct 29, 2010· Panel Says Firms Knew of Cement Flaws Before Spill. ... of the BP well in the Gulf of Mexico that the cement mixture they planned to use ... samples of the same cement …

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3 BP executives indicted over Gulf oil spill

Nov 15, 2012· In January 2011, a U.S. presidential commission found that the spill was caused by time-saving, cost-cutting decisions by BP rig owner Transocean and cement contractor Halliburton.

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Gulf spill trial: Contractor finds cement samples

Mar 14, 2013· Gulf spill trial: Contractor finds cement samples. ... which the London-based energy giant BP and its contractor Transocean were drilling in the Gulf. The non-jury trial …

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Lawyer: BP contractor has found cement samples that weren ...

Mar 14, 2013· Lawyer: BP contractor has found cement samples that weren't turned over for Gulf spill trial Michael Kunzelman, The Associated Press March 14, 2013 NEW ORLEANS – BP's cement contractor on the Deepwater Horizon rig has discovered cement samples possibly tied to the ill-fated drilling project that weren't turned over to the Justice ...

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GULF SPILL: Record of BP's worker-testing firm raises ...

GULF SPILL Record of BP's worker-testing firm raises conflict-of-interest questions. Elana Schor, E&E reporter. Published: Friday, June 18, 2010. The private contractor hired by BP PLC as the ...

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Halliburton executive Timothy Probert testifies at Gulf ...

An executive from the company that was BP's cement contractor on the Deepwater Horizon drilling ... testifies at Gulf spill trial ... after the massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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US Deepwater Horizon explosion & oil spill lawsuits ...

Cameron Dismissed From All Claims in BP Gulf Spill Case [USA] Date: 4 Apr 2013 Content Type: Article; BP asks judge to sanction its Deepwater Horizon cement contractor over missing samples [USA] Date: 21 Mar 2013 Content Type: Article; BP seeks to block payment of business claims under Gulf spill settlement [USA] Date: 15 Mar 2013 Content Type ...

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Halliburton worker testifies at Gulf spill trial

Apr 02, 2013· A Halliburton employee who worked on a failed cement job linked to a 2010 deadly oil rig explosion in the Gulf is testifying in a trial to determine what caused the blowout.

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BP Caused Gulf Spill to Last Longer, Victims' Lawyers Say ...

Dec 20, 2013· The case is In re Oil Spill by the Oil Rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010, 10-md-02179, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana (New Orleans). Published on ...

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Gulf oil spill: Manslaughter charges dropped against BP ...

Dec 03, 2015· Meanwhile, a former manager for Halliburton Energy Services – BP's cement contractor on the rig – was sentenced to just a year of probation for destroying evidence. BP has so far paid out $55 billion following numerous settlements and compensation payments related to the spill, which lasted nearly three months and polluted around 16,000 ...

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Gulf oil spill: Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying ...

Jul 26, 2013· After the trial started on Feb. 25, Halliburton discovered cement samples at a Lafayette laboratory that weren't turned over to the Justice Department for testing after the spill.

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At trial, BP denies dithering during response to U.S. Gulf ...

Oct 01, 2013· The first phase of the trial, which wrapped up in April, looked at dividing blame among BP and its contractors; Transocean owned the drilling rig and Halliburton did cement work on the well. The U.S. government says 4.9 million barrels were spilled, while BP says 3.26 million barrels leaked.

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Halliburton agrees to plead guilty to destroying evidence ...

Jul 26, 2013· After the trial started on Feb. 25, Halliburton discovered cement samples at a Lafayette laboratory that weren't turned over to the Justice Department for testing after the spill.

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BP is Even More Dangerously Arrogant Than You Thought ...

Take Action. Since the first days of the Gulf oil disaster, the National Wildlife Federation has been fighting for justice for the Gulf's people and wildlife. "The Gulf of Mexico is more than just a place where oil companies make enormous profits—it's a public jewel where our children swim, where wildlife live, and where we get the food we eat," NWF President & CEO Larry Schweiger ...

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BP settles Gulf oil spill lawsuits for $7.8 billion - New ...

BP settles Gulf oil spill lawsuits for $7.8 billion ... the trial that was scheduled to begin Monday has been postponed for a second time. ... Transocean and cement contractor Halliburton Co. have ...

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Feds: Halliburton agrees to plead guilty in spill

Jul 25, 2013· After the trial started on Feb. 25, Halliburton discovered cement samples at a Lafayette laboratory that weren't turned over to the Justice Department for testing after the spill. Halliburton lawyers called it a "simple misunderstanding" and accused BP of trying to create a "sideshow."

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Halliburton 'destroyed' Gulf of Mexico spill evidence ...

Dec 06, 2011· The contractor alleged that BP had ordered last-minute changes to the cement. The two companies traded allegations ahead of the trial over the spill disaster in February. ... BP in $4bn Gulf spill ...

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