Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Superior Crude Gathering Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Superior Crude Gathering
Penalty: 
$1,610,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
October 29, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Superior Crude Gathering Inc. (Superior Crude) agreed to pay a civil penalty for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act stemming from a 2010 crude oil spill from tanks at Superior's oil storage facility in Ingleside, Texas. Under the consent decree lodged in federal court, Superior agreed to pay $1.61 million to resolve the governments claims.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Ingleside
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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