Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron U.S.A.
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$149,520
Year: 
2016
Date: 
February 24, 2016
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE inspection, an SCSSV leakage test was conducted. The test resulted in a leakage rate of 8.11 cubic feet per minute. That leakage rate is higher than the allowable rate.

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: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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