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U.S. judge approves $20B settlement for Deepwater Horizon spill

Carl Barbier, United States District Judge has approved a settlement between the U.S. and BP, over d...

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Jury finds ex-BP supervisor not guilty in Deepwater Horizon case

A former BP supervisor on board the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig was reportedly found not guilty b...

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Anadarko to appeal against Deepwater Horizon penalty?

Anadarko, a Texas-based oil and gas company, is evaluating its options following a ruling under whic...

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  • Business & Finance
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Millions awarded for studies on effects of oil on Gulf of Mexico ecosystem

The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Research Board announced on Friday the award of nearl...

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BP to pay $20.8 billion for Deepwater Horizon spill

The U.S. Government and five Gulf states, Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, hit by...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Transocean 2Q profit down. Macondo cash offsets charges

Transocean, one of the world’s largest offshore drilling companies, has recorded a drop in its...

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  • Business & Finance
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BP to Pay $18.7 Bln in Deepwater Horizon Settlement

Five years on from the Deepwater Horizon accident and spill in 2010, BP has reached agreements in pr...

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  • Business & Finance
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BP agrees to pay $18.7B in Macondo disaster settlement

British oil giant BP, has said today that five years on from the Deepwater Horizon accident and spil...

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects BP, Anadarko over Deepwater Horizon spill penalties

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected bids by BP Plc and Anadarko Petroleum Corp to avoid penal...

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Former BP exec acquitted of lying to FBI in Macondo case

A New Orleans jury has acquitted David Rainey, the highest ranking executive from BP charged in the ...

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BP, Halliburton, Transocean settle Macondo claims

BP has reached settlement agreements with oilfield services firm Halliburton and drilling contractor...

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Deepwater Horizon Spill Increased Dolphin Deaths, Study Shows

After commemorating the 5-year anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster, another study h...

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  • Research & Development
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BP Settles Macondo Claims with Transocean and Halliburton

Transocean has reached two separate settlement agreements, with the Plaintiffs’ Steering Commi...

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  • Business & Finance
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API: Offshore drilling safer than ever

Advances in technology, standards and practices in the last five years have made America’s offshore ...

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BP looking to cut GoM oil spill size estimate

British oil company BP has appealed a court ruling on the amount of oil spilled in the U.S. Gulf of ...

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BP fails in attempt to reduce Macondo oil spill penalty

BP’s attempt to reduce a maximum fine for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill under the Clean Wate...

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  • Exploration & Production
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BP Looks at $13.7 Bln Deepwater Horizon Penalty

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana ruled on the issues raised in...

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  • Business & Finance
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12 consortia to research impacts of oil spill on GoM ecosystem

The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) has selected 12 research consortia to conduct scienti...

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Deepwater Horizon: Where did all the oil go?

Nearly five years after the Deepwater Horizon explosion led to the release of roughly 200 million ga...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Posted: over 6 years ago

Halliburton Satisfied with Court’s Decision

Halliburton has announced that the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisian...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

BP’s ‘recklessness’ lead to Macondo incident, Court says

The United States District Court for the Easter District of Louisiana yesterday ruled that the disch...

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Halliburton to pay $1.1 B for Macondo incident

Halliburton today announced that it has reached an agreement to settle a substantial majority of the...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
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Halliburton Settles Claims Related to Macondo Incident

Halliburton announced that it has reached an agreement to settle a substantial majority of the plain...

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  • Business & Finance
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Oilennium to create well control course for IWCF

Oilennium™ Ltd., a Petrofac Training Services (PTS) company that provides eLearning training service...

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  • Business & Finance
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IWCF to Launch New Course Focusing on Well Control Post Macondo

The International Well Control Forum (IWCF) is gearing up to launch a new online awareness course fo...

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  • Business & Finance
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Pipe buckling caused Deepwater Horizon disaster, U.S. CSB says

Deepwater Horizon disaster caused by drill pipe buckling, U.S. Chemical Safety Board discovers. ...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 6 years ago