Articles Tagged with deepwater horizon

BP (Not Coast Guard): Gulf Cleanup Finally Complete

BP: Spill Cleanup Done

BP says it’s so, now round up the party favors: The cleanup efforts to wipe away all memory of the 2010 oil spill that lasted 85 days and sullied some 778 miles of Gulf of Mexico shore when the company’s Deepwater Horizon rig exploded is, after exhausting $14 billion and 70 million man-hours, officially over…. Read more »

Halliburton Manager Sentenced For Destroying Oil Spill Evidence

Halliburton Director Accused Of Evidence Destruction Sentenced

Former Halliburton manager Anthony Badalamenti faces sentencing Tuesday for his role in destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf oil spill. In October the former Halliburton director plead guilty to the misdemeanor charge. US District Judge Jay Zainey announced Badalamenti’s fate today. The former Halliburton director will be under probation for one year. He will… Read more »

Florida Sues BP Three Years After Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Florida Sues BP Over Oil Spill

On the third anniversary of the BP oil spill in the Gulf Coast, the state of Florida has filed a lawsuit against the oil company and cement contractor Halliburton. The Deepwater Horizon oil spill infected a 1,100 mile swath of area along beaches and marshlands. The spill, according to Florida officials, led to a massive… Read more »