Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Castex Offshore, Inc.
Penalty: 
$15,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
May 23, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE inspection, and upon review of the SCSSV inspection records, the inspectors discovered that the SCSSV for Well No. 2, being utilized as a tubing plug prior to production, was not tested for leakage at the required 6 month intervals. Sept. 1 - Sept. 13, 2011

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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