Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Irving Oil Corporation et al.
Current Parent Company: 
Irving Oil
Penalty: 
$312,500
Year: 
2008
Date: 
October 21, 2008
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Irving Oil Corporation, Irving Oil Terminals Inc., and Global Petroleum Corp. agreed to pay a total of $312,500 into the Natural Resource Damages Trust in settlement of allegations they allowed oil to spill into the Chelsea River from an improperly supervised pipleline at their jointly owned fuel loading dock.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Revere
HQ Country of Parent: 
Canada
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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