Cabot Launches Suit Over Fracking Mishap

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 2:58 PM EDT) -- Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. sued two oil and gas field service companies in Texas state court Wednesday, alleging they perforated the casing of a Pennsylvania gas well about 7,000 feet higher than what Cabot had ordered and concealed the discrepancy.

The oil and natural gas exploration and development company says Casedhole Solutions Inc. and Superior Well Services Inc. had agreed to perforate the Carey 2H Well in Susquehanna County, Pa., at three measured depths specified by Cabot between 11,500 and 11,700 feet, but instead perforated...
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