Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Linder Oil Company
Current Parent Company: 
Linder Oil
Penalty: 
$25,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
June 20, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During a BSEE inspection of the facility's plug and abandonment operations, the inspector found an open hole that was un-barricaded on one side and accessible to personnel working on the well deck creating a fall hazard. After further review of documents, it was found that after pulling the drive pipe from the well B1, an approximately 34 diameter hole was created in the grating in the well deck area. 5/16/2013

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: 
Louisiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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