Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:April 23, 2010
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Secondary Offense:offshore drilling violation
The level controller had been removed from the caisson sump, therefore the sump system could not automatically maintain oil at a level sufficient to prevent discharge into the Gulf of Mexico.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent:oil & gas
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