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  1. Four years after Macondo , offshore Arctic beckons, speakers warn

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    Mon, 21 Apr 2014

    Lessons learned from the Macondo deepwater well incident and crude oil spill are in ..... technology that didn’t exist before the Macondo accident,” Smith said on Apr. 21 ..... Minerals Management Service after the Macondo incident, said during the BPC event: “We’re in

  2. 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

  3. 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. That

  4. Tests suggest Macondo cement was unstable, commission told

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 8 Nov 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

  5. 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

  6. Halliburton announces $1.1 billion Macondo claims agreement

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    Wed, 3 Sep 2014

    against the Houston oil field service company following the 2010 Macondo deepwater well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico. The proposed settlement ..... previously took a $1.3 billion contingency loss related to Macondo incident-related lawsuits in multiple districts. Halliburton

  7. Federal judge finds BP E&P negligent in Macondo crude oil spill

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    Thu, 4 Sep 2014

    A nearly 5 million bbl crude oil spill following the 2010 Macondo deepwater well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico was the result of operator BP Exploration ..... class ( OGJ Online, Sept. 3, 2014 ), [this] means the Macondo case is essentially over for Halliburton,” it indicated

  8. Federal judge finds BP E&P negligent in Macondo crude oil spill

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 12 Sep 2014

    A nearly 5 million bbl crude oil spill following the 2010 Macondo deepwater well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico was the result ..... class (OGJ Online, Sept. 3, 2014), [this] means the Macondo case is essentially over for Halliburton," it indicated

  9. Three Macondo legacies

    Magazine Articles

    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

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

    Magazine Articles

    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

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