Firms Knew of Cement Flaws Before Spill, Panel Says

Oct 28, 2010 Full story: 6

failure of the cement set off a complex and ultimately deadly cascade of events as oil and gas exploded upward from the 18,000-foot-deep well

Halliburton knew weeks before the fatal explosion of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico that the cement mixture they planned to use to seal the bottom of the well was unstable but still went ahead with the job, the presidential commission investigating the accident said on Thursday.

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iballl itchinkeee

United States

#1 Oct 28, 2010
bill_mr! U r Bill 0'Ohally onfox?:-00h, or eddie the mike :)

United States

#2 Oct 28, 2010
Sure they knew and relayed the information to B.P. of the potentail risk and were told to go for it. liberals always looking to get halliburton
Lance Winslow

Martinez, CA

#3 Oct 28, 2010
Accident? Not if they should have known of a likelihood of a blow out.
iballl itchinkeee

United States

#4 Oct 28, 2010
Lance Winslow wrote:
Accident? Not if they should have known of a likelihood of a blow out.
can i come and see you Lance?:-0000h, wanna partee ;)

Brooklyn, NY

#6 Oct 29, 2010
Here is another serious matter that has not received much media attention;

May God bless and have mercy on us.

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#7 Oct 29, 2010

What still lays out there, waiting to fail?

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