Macondo U.S. Consent Decree-Related Information
On February 19, 2013, the court affirmed a settlement entered into between certain affiliates of Transocean (Transocean) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) relating to the 2010 Macondo incident. An important part of that settlement is a detailed Consent Decree that describes the terms of the civil settlement and includes the imposition of specific obligations on Transocean for a period of five years. As required under the Consent Decree, Transocean negotiated an approved Performance Plan which became effective January 2, 2014. Transocean will fully comply with these obligations and will continue to demonstrate that it is committed to operating its business and working with all stakeholders in a responsible and respectful manner. This site contains information relating to Transocean's compliance obligations under the Consent Decree.