Tests Warned Of Cement Troubles Before BP Blowout

Tests Warned Of Cement Troubles Before BP Blowout

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Tests performed before the deadly blowout of BP's oil well in the Gulf of Mexico should have raised doubts about the cement used to seal the well, but the company and its cementing contractor used it anyway, investigators with the president's oil spill commission said Thursday. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.