M-I, Schlumberger Sued Over Failed Drilling Effort

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 4:12 PM EDT) -- The owner of a Colorado oil and gas well has accused contractors M-I Inc. and Schlumberger Technology Corp. of negligent work that cost it $11.3 million and shut down the well, according to a complaint removed to federal court Thursday.

The well owner, Gadeco LLC, said it was forced to hire more subcontractors to fix drilling mistakes, and that the well remains inoperable today, according to a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. Gadeco said it continued to suffer damages of...
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Case Information

Case Title

GADECO LLC v. Schlumberger Technology Corporation

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Richard P. Matsch

Date Filed

April 14, 2011

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