BP Defense Witness Says Macondo Well Drilling Proper

Bloomberg reported that a retired petroleum engineering professor who took the witness stand in BP’s defense claims said the crew and managers took “extreme care to follow all the safety procedures” in drilling the Macondo oil well.

As quoted in the market news:

The testimony comes as BP starts its seventh week of a trial over a push by oil spill victims and the U.S. for Barbier to decide liability for the Deepwater Horizon explosion, which led to the worst offshore spill in U.S. history.

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