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  1. Tests suggest Macondo cement was unstable, spill commission told

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    Fri, 29 Oct 2010

    closely resembling what BP PLC used in its Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico strongly suggest ..... Halliburton Co., which provided the Macondo well’s cement, said several hours later ..... hydrocarbon zone at the bottom of the Macondo well must have failed in some manner

  2. Well design for Macondo laid foundation for problems, panel told

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    Mon, 15 Nov 2010

    during the design phase of the deepwater Macondo well led to conditions in the hours before ..... who the commission retained to study the Macondo well's design and operating plans ..... Lewis said, adding that he found the Macondo well's initial design adequate for planning

  3. API: Industry made strides in offshore safety since Macondo

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    Thu, 5 Jun 2014

    since the Apr. 20, 2010, deepwater Macondo well blowout and massive oil spill in the ..... future incidents.” She noted CSB’s Macondo report focused on the blowout preventer ..... response capabilities,” since the Macondo incident, Hopkins said. API revised

  4. Three Macondo legacies

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    Mon, 2 May 2011

    are two other legacies of last year's Macondo tragedy with which the offshore oil and ..... legacy is public distrust. Before BP's Macondo well blew out on Apr. 20, 2010, causing ..... the exclusion of preparedness. Before Macondo , operators were fiercely determined never

  5. BP: Macondo sheen likely coming from oil droplets on cofferdam

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    Mon, 29 Oct 2012

    the integrity of the sealed deepwater Macondo well and its associated relief wells following ..... killed. The Deepwater Horizon drilled the Macondo well for BP and its partners. The cofferdam ..... lowered over a leaking drill pipe at the Macondo well site in May 2010 in an attempt to

  6. BP: Macondo sheen likely coming from oil droplets on cofferdam

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    Thu, 18 Oct 2012

    the integrity of the sealed deepwater Macondo well and its associated relief wells following ..... killed. The Deepwater Horizon drilled the Macondo well for BP and its partners. The cofferdam ..... lowered over a leaking drill pipe at the Macondo well site in May 2010 in an attempt to

  7. BP planning for relief well to kill Macondo blowout starting early August

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    Mon, 2 Aug 2010

    drilling the first relief well to the Macondo well tentatively planned to start trying to kill the flow of oil and gas inside Macondo around Aug. 7-9 regardless of the success ..... cement. The scene at the surface of the Macondo blowout site in the Gulf of Mexico. Photo

  8. BP's Dudley defends company's Macondo spill-response tactics

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    Mon, 7 Oct 2013

    denied that his company deliberately delayed capping of the Macondo well—which suffered a blowout in April 2010, resulting ..... BOP) was available by mid-May and BP could have sealed its Macondo well within a month of it blowing out. BP executive James

  9. Macondo cleanup officially ends off three states

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    Tue, 11 Jun 2013

    Guard report that cleanup work from the Macondo oil spill has ended in Mississippi, Alabama ..... removing oil associated with the deepwater Macondo well blowout of April 2010. The blowout ..... Federal On-Scene Coordinator for the Macondo oil spill has announced that the Gulf

  10. Rage over Macondo greater than past disasters

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    Mon, 26 Jul 2010

    environmental damage is upsetting, but the Macondo blowout in the Gulf of Mexico has generated ..... Washington, DC. The implications of the Macondo blowout in the deepwater gulf "are major ..... and environmental programs. But with Macondo , Anuj Sharma, research analyst at Pritchard

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