U.S. v. Tidewater, Inc. and Zapata Gulf Marine Corp.

Final Judgment (April 8, 1992)

Competititve Impact Statement (January 13, 1992)

Complaint (January 13, 1992)

Case Open Date: 
Monday, January 13, 1992
Case Name: 
United States v. Tidewater, Inc. and Zapata Gulf Marine Corporation
Case Type: 
Civil Merger
Case Violation: 
Horizontal Merger
Market: 
$400 MILLION ACQUISITION OF ZAPATA BY TIDEWATER -- VIOLATION OF SECTION 7 IN THE ANCHOR-HANDLING SERVICES MARKET IN THE U.S. GULF OF MEXICO. THE DEFENDANTS FLEETS INCLUDE SPECIALIZED VESSELS, CALLED ANCHOR/HANDLING/TOWING SUPPLY VESSELS WHICH PROVIDE ANC
Industry Code: 
Water Transportation Services, NEC
Component: 
Antitrust Division
Updated June 16, 2016