Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Stone Energy Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Stone Energy
Penalty: 
$40,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
June 26, 2015
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE investigation into an incident involving discarded equipment overboard, it was discovered that the operator failed to conduct operations in a safe and workmanlike manner by failure to follow company procedures and Stop Work Authority. They failed to prevent the overboard disposal of the wireline jarring tool into offshore water. December 29, 2011 (2 violations)

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: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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