Tuesday, January 21, 2014
News

Halliburton Worker Gets Probation for Destroying Well Tests

A former Halliburton Co. manager was spared jail for destroying well-testing evidence after BP Plc’s 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

January 21, 2014
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Thursday, September 19, 2013
News

Judge Accepts Haliburton Guilty Plea for Destroying Macondo Well Test Evidence

A federal judge accepted a Halliburton Co. unit’s guilty plea to destroying tests conducted on cement work connected to the BP Plc-owned well that exploded in 2010, setting off the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

September 19, 2013
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Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Offshore News

BP Wants Haliburton to Pay All Costs Related Gulf Oil Spill

BP Plc (BP) said all of its costs and damages from the Deepwater Horizon incident and resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico should be paid by cementing contractor...

January 3, 2012
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Friday, October 14, 2011
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Offshore News

Breaking Precedent: Oil Firms Face Liability Protection Challenges

HOUSTON —The U.S. government broke precedent by issuing citations to contractors Halliburton Co. and Transocean Ltd. in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, along with rig operator BP PLC. While now...

October 14, 2011
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Wednesday, October 12, 2011
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Offshore News

BP Contractors Could Face Fines Over Gulf Oil Spill

By Tennille Tracy, The Wall Street Journal WASHINGTON—The prospect that contractors for BP PLC could be fined by the government over the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is jolting the contracting...

October 12, 2011
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Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Offshore News

New Federal Report Spreads Blame in Gulf Blowout, Spill

By Russell Gold A federal investigation into the cause of the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico points the finger at BP PLC, but also its contractors, for...

September 14, 2011
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