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

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 ...

Sanctions sought against Halliburton - Chron

Jan 29, 2013· The resulting spill was the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history. According to government estimates, some 4.9 million barrels of oil, or 206 million gallons, was discharged by the well.

Halliburton Rests Its Case In Gulf Spill Trial After ...

At the spill trial last week, Halliburton staffer Jesse Gagliano said BP rejected several of his recommendations, jeopardizing the cement pumped at the Macondo well in April 2010. He testified in the trial that began Feb. 25 in U.S. District Court in New Orleans, where Judge Carl Barbier is assessing negligence in the rig explosion that claimed ...

Feds: Halliburton agrees to plead guilty in spill

In a New Orleans federal court, BP accused contractor Halliburton yesterday of having intentionally destroyed evidence about possible problems with its cement slurry poured into the deep-sea well ...

3 BP executives indicted over Gulf oil spill

Dec 06, 2011· The case is In re: Oil Spill by the Oil Rig "Deepwater Horizon" in the Gulf of Mexico, on April 20, 2010, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, No. 10-md-02179.

BP Accuses Halliburton of Destroying Gulf Spill Evidence

Sep 17, 2011· As was the case with the reports by the Chief Counsel to the President's Oil Spill Commission, the final report of the JIT finds that the flow path was through the primary cement and up …

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

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.

Guilty: BP admits to causing deaths in spill disaster

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 ...

Former BP worker set for oil spill trial - The Boston Globe

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 ...

Ex-Halliburton manager charged with deleting data in gulf ...

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."

BP 2010 Oil Spill Settlement: A Timeline of Litigation

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.

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

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."

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

Sep 19, 2013· Halliburton was BP's cement contractor on the drilling rig that exploded in the gulf in April 2010, killing 11 workers and triggering the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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

Dec 02, 2013· Former BP worker set for oil spill trial ... and voicemails about the company's response to its massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. ... was BP's cement contractor on the Deepwater ...

BP Accuses Halliburton of Destroying Key Oil Spill ...

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 ...

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

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.

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

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 ...

Halliburton agrees to plead guilty to destroying evidence ...

Mar 11, 2013· An executive from the company that was BP's cement contractor on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig testified Monday that he learned of some "irregularities" in tests that the contractor's ...

Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying evidence in Gulf ...

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.

Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying evidence in Gulf ...

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 …

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

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.

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

Mar 21, 2013· BP and Alabama question company's 3-year delay over cement samples. Harry R. Weber. March ... an ongoing civil trial over the spill. ... Major stories included the Gulf oil spill…

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

Jul 02, 2015· BP has reached a $18.7 billion settlement to end five years of litigation following the devastating 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.It is the largest settlement with a single entity in U.S. history ...

BP Accuses Halliburton of Destroying Key Oil Spill ...

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 ...

BP, found grossly negligent, may face $18 billion in gulf ...

Sep 19, 2013· Halliburton was BP's cement contractor on the drilling rig that exploded in the gulf in April 2010, killing 11 workers and triggering the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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

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 …