Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Transocean Deepwater Inc.
Date:February 14, 2013
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Transocean Deepwater Inc. pleaded guilty to a violation of the Clean Water Act (CWA) for its illegal conduct leading to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, and was sentenced to pay $400 million in criminal fines and penalties.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:Switzerland (reincorp. for tax reasons)
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:oilfield services and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent:oilfield services
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