Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
East Cameron Partners, LP
Penalty: 
$85,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
June 29, 2010
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During an inspection, it was discovered that the high pressure separator (MBD-2000) was in by-pass at themaster panel and pinned at the slave panel, and the test separator (MBD-3000) was pinned in by-pass with a tie-wrap and was neither flagged or monitored. It was also discovered that the pipeline pump (PAX-1000) pressure safety valve activated prematurely and the pressure safety high failed to shut in the pipeline pump due to failure to maintain redundant safety devices.

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