Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Summit Midstream Partners LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Summit Midstream Partners
Penalty: 
$35,000,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
August 6, 2021
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Summit Midstream Partners LLC, a North Dakota pipeline company that discharged 29 million gallons of fracking wastewater from its pipeline near Williston, North Dakota, over the course of nearly five months in 2014-2015, agreed to pay $35 million to resolve civil and criminal charges.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil and criminal
Facility State: 
North Dakota
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.