Maersk Oil UK Ltd (formerly Kerr-McGee (UK) Plc v Dresser-Rand (UK) Ltd
Citation: EWHC 752 (TCC)
Nature of case:
This case concerned the sale of a compression facility for use by an oil company on a floating production unit in the North Sea. The court had to determine whether the equipment designed, constructed and installed by the defendant was defective and dangerous so as to cause damage to the equipment. The court also addressed a number of preliminary contractual issues.