Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
The Hachiuma Steamship Co., LTD
Penalty: 
$1,800,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
January 30, 2015
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The Hachiuma Steamship Co., LTD pleaded guilty to violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships arising from the failure to maintain an accurate oil record book concerning the illegal disposal of oil residue and bilge water overboard the cargo vessel?M/V Selene Leader. The company was sentenced to pay $1.8 million and was placed on probation for three years during which it was to develop an environmental compliance program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Maryland
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
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