Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Schlumberger
Penalty: 
$90,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
October 14, 2003
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On October 14, 2003, a Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of Civil Penalties in the amount of $90,000 was issued for three Severity Level III problems involving: (1) the failure to keep 13 public radiation doses within NRC limits ($78,000); (2) the willful failure to perform radiation surveys, and failure to maintain control of a radioactive well-logging source ($6,000); and (3) the failure to follow emergency procedures and secure the source after it was found ($6,000).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
HQ Country of Parent: 
Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oilfield services and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oilfield services
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Parent company note: 
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