Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ExxonMobil Pipeline Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$12,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
September 21, 2016
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
pipeline safety violation
Violation Description: 

ExxonMobil agreed to pay $12 million to the federal government and the state of Montana in settlement of allegations and oil spill into the Yellowstone River from its Silvertip Pipeline caused natural resource damages.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Interior Department referral to the Justice Department
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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Parent company note: 
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