Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Contango Operators, Inc.
Penalty: 
$25,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
April 27, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE inspection, the inspectors discovered that the Pressure Safety Valve (PSV) for the Heater Treater (NBK-8300) was found isolated by a closed block valve placing the safety device in bypass and was not flagged or monitored by personnel. November 30, 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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