Related Links: Remarks by Deputy Attorney General James Cole at Press Briefing on Settlement Anadarko Statement on Settlement Anadarko Petroleum Group and some of its subsidiaries will pay $4.4 billion for environmental cleanup at several contaminated sites around the U.S. under a settlement reached with the U.S. Dept. of Justice.Announced on April 3, the total $5.15- billion settlement is the largest environmental enforcement recovery in the Justice Dept.'s history, the agency said. It will settle outstanding claims against the company and pay for the cleanup.A bankruptcy court in December found that the Kerr-McGee Corp., a subsidiary of Anadarko, moved its
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.