Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Merit Energy Company, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Merit Energy
Penalty: 
$35,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
April 16, 2012
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE investigation into a crane incident, the inspectors discovered that operator failed to follow safe lifting policies and procedures and to accurately identify the weight of the load prior to lifting operations. July 31, 2011

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: 
Texas
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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