Anadarko says BP reckless' in Macondo well

06/28/2010
Controversy over the fatal Macondo well blowout and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico took an abrasive turn June 18 when a partner in the well accused the operator of recklessness.In a strongly worded press statement, Anadarko Petroleum Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim Hackett, whose company holds a 25% interest in the ill-fated well, directly criticized BP, the operator."The mounting evidence clearly demonstrates that this tragedy was preventable and the direct result of BP's reckless decisions and actions," Hackett said. "Frankly, we are shocked by the publicly available information that has been disclosed in recent investigations and during this week's testim...
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