Blowout Preventer Co. Tries To Keep Device From BP

Law360, New York (March 16, 2011, 7:56 PM EDT) -- Cameron International Corp., the manufacturer of the blowout preventer on the Deepwater Horizon rig, argued Wednesday in a Louisiana court that BP PLC shouldn't be able to conduct its own forensic testing on the device.

BP says that its tests will add value to an analysis from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement and the U.S. Coast Guard, but it does not explain what that value is, according to papers filed by Cameron in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of...
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