Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Merit Energy Company, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Merit Energy
Penalty: 
$45,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
May 24, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During an annual inspection on September 3, 2009 the pressure safety high/low for the FA-2 flow line segment for Well B-2 was discovered to be in by-pass at the control panel and was not monitored and/or flagged.

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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