Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Fairways Offshore Exploration, Inc.
Penalty: 
$40,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
January 21, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

A leak occurred on the main hoist winch check valve plug due to corrosion. In accordance with API RP 2D, critical components were corroded and numerous hydraulic hoses and fittings were not replaced as soon as practical.

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