Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Federal Hearings

“Mother Nature just doesn’t want to be drilled here”

At a federal hearing this week, an investigator revealed that BP’s top manager on a drilling rig is given a performance evaluation that includes the category “Every Dollar Counts and Simplification.”

Of 13 employee evaluations reviewed by investigators, 12 had documented ways they had saved the company large sums of money, typically six-figure amounts, and one had put together a spreadsheet showing that he could account for $490,000 in savings, said Jason Mathews, an investigator for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement, which is conducting the joint inquiry with the Coast Guard. Read more..

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Federal Hearings

Federal Hearings

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