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  1. Several immediate causes contributed to Macondo blowout

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 24 Jan 2011

    The National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling found several immediate causes contributed to the Macondo well blowout on Apr. 20, 2010, although its Jan. 11 report concluded that the root cause was a failure of management by the three main companies involved in

  2. Several immediate causes contributed to Macondo blowout

    Online Articles

    Wed, 12 Jan 2011

    The National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling found several immediate causes contributed to the Macondo well blowout on Apr. 20, 2010, although its Jan. 11 report concluded that the root cause was a failure of management by the three main companies involved in

  3. Government sues to recover costs from Macondo blowout , spill

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 27 Dec 2010

    The US Department of Justice and Environmental Protection Agency jointly sued to recover damages from the Apr. 20 Macondo well accident, which claimed 11 lives, and subsequent crude oil spill into the Gulf of Mexico.

  4. BP agrees with core conclusions on Macondo blowout , oil spill

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 26 Sep 2011

    BP PLC said it agreed with the core conclusion of a joint report that the deepwater Macondo well blowout and resulting explosion and fire on Transocean Ltd.'s Deepwater semisubmersible stemmed from multiple causes and decisions involving BP and contractors Transocean and Halliburton Co.

  5. BP agrees with core conclusions on Macondo blowout , oil spill

    Online Articles

    Thu, 15 Sep 2011

    BP PLC said it agreed with the core conclusion of a joint report that the deepwater Macondo well blowout and resulting explosion and fire on Transocean Ltd.’s Deepwater semisubmersible stemmed from multiple causes and decisions involving BP and contractors Transocean and Halliburton Co.

  6. Panel: Management failures largely to blame for Macondo blowout

    Online Articles

    Thu, 6 Jan 2011

    A failure of management by the three main companies involved in drilling the Macondo deepwater oil well was the single biggest reason it blew out and exploded on Apr. 20, killing 11 workers and creating a massive spill, US President Barack Obama’s independent oil spill commission concluded.

  7. Cameron to pay BP $250 million for Macondo blowout , oil spill

    Online Articles

    Fri, 16 Dec 2011

    Cameron International Corp., which manufactured the blowout preventer used on Transocean Ltd.’s Deepwater Horizon semisubmerisble, agreed to pay a $250 million settlement to BP PLC, and BP agreed to indemnify Cameron for current and future compensatory claims associated with an oil spill.

  8. BP's investigation finds series of failures in Macondo blowout

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    BP PLC, operator of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, said a series of failures, both mechanical and human, made by "multiple companies" contributed to the well's blowout and subsequent fire and explosion on Transocean Ltd.'s Deepwater Horizon semisubmersible.

  9. BP's investigation finds series of failures in Macondo blowout

    Online Articles

    Wed, 8 Sep 2010

    BP PLC, operator of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, said a series of failures, both mechanical and human, made by “multiple companies” contributed to the well’s blowout and subsequent fire and explosion on Transocean Ltd.’s Deepwater Horizon semisubmersible.

  10. Rage over Macondo greater than past disasters

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 26 Jul 2010

    damage is upsetting, but the Macondo blowout in the Gulf of Mexico has generated ..... DC. The implications of the Macondo blowout in the deepwater gulf "are major ..... of the investigations into the Macondo blowout . It will be for HSE to consider

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