Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Linder Oil Company Production Services Network
Current Parent Company: 
Linder Oil
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
December 28, 2012
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During an inspection it was revealed that the shutdown valve (SDV), for the fuel gas to the main generator, was bypassed. It was also discovered that Linder was discharging produced water from the production separator into the containment skid. Oct. 25- Oct. 28, 2008; Oct. 2-Oct. 28, 2008. Note: Pursuant to a Settlement Agreement, Linder shall make payments from January 2013 to January 2015 totaling $500,000.

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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