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  1. 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

  2. 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

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

    Online Articles

    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

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

    Magazine Articles

    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

  5. 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 ..... package, was removed Sept. 4 from the Macondo well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico ..... wanted to find out what happened." The Macondo oil and natural gas exploration well

  6. EPA lifts post-Macondo contract suspension in agreement with BP

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 24 Mar 2014

    that will effectively end the bar on new federal contracts imposed on the multinational oil company in the wake of the 2010 Macondo deepwater well incident and crude oil spill. The administrative agreement will be in place for 5 years, EPA said on Mar

  7. EPA lifts post-Macondo contract suspension in agreement with BP

    Online Articles

    Fri, 14 Mar 2014

    that will effectively end the bar on new federal contracts imposed on the multinational oil company in the wake of the 2010 Macondo deepwater well incident and crude oil spill . The administrative agreement will be in place for 5 years, EPA said on Mar

  8. BP retrieves Deepwater Horizon BOP from Macondo well in gulf

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    BP PLC, operator of the deepwater Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, moved significantly ..... a relief well to permanently seal the Macondo well from the bottom was expected to resume ..... the well. An Apr. 20 blowout of the Macondo well caused an explosion and fire on Transocean

  9. BP’s Dudley defends company’s Macondo spill-response tactics

    Online Articles

    Wed, 2 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

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

    Online Articles

    Wed, 8 Sep 2010

    Sept. 8 -- BP PLC, operator of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, said a series ..... wanted to find out what happened.” The Macondo oil and natural gas exploration well ..... shoe track barriers at the bottom of the Macondo well failed to contain hydrocarbons within the

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