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Case CPF 520125013

This report lists key information pertaining to a particular enforcement case (1). For cases initiated after January 1, 2007, electronic files of PHMSA's initial notice letter, the operator's initial response letter (if any), and PHMSA's Final Order (if an Order is issued) are provided. PHMSA only issues Final Orders in certain situations. For example, Final Orders are not issued for Warning Letters and most Notices of Amendment.

Case Summary 
Case Number 520125013
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Subject(s) Construction - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Integrity Management - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Region Western
Date Opened 05/18/12
Proposed Civil Penalty $76,500
Assessed Civil Penalty $41,500
Collected Civil Penalty $41,500
Basis for penalty reduction Operator provided additional evidence
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 12/31/12
Date Closed 04/18/14

The Response Options for Pipeline Operators in Compliance Proceedings provides a more detailed description of an operator's options in responding to enforcement cases. This document accompanies all NOPV and NOA letters. The document linked here is the current version. The corresponding document at the time the case was opened may differ from the current version.

The set of documents provided here may be incomplete.

fileglyph520125013_Final Order_12312012.pdf (Note: Large File) 7,186 KB scanned version
fileglyph520125013_Final Order_12312012_text.pdf 59 KB accessible version
fileglyph520125013_NOPV PCP PCO_05182012.pdf 232 KB scanned version
fileglyph520125013_NOPV PCP PCO_05182012_text.pdf 65 KB accessible version
fileglyph520125013_Operator_response_06192012.pdf 1,020 KB scanned version
fileglyph520125013_closure letter_04182014.pdf 27 KB scanned version
fileglyph520125013_closure letter_04182014_text.pdf 4 KB accessible version

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  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART)and the Work Management System as of June 2, 2023.

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