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Case CPF 520176034

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 520176034
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Item
Subject(s) Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Integrity Management - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Safety Condition Reports - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Region Western
Date Opened 12/19/17
Proposed Civil Penalty $279,400
Assessed Civil Penalty $279,400
Collected Civil Penalty $279,400
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 06/15/18
Date Closed 08/27/19

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.

fileglyph520176034_Closure Letter_08272019.pdf 17 KB scanned version
fileglyph520176034_Closure Letter_08272019_text.pdf 79 KB accessible version
fileglyph520176034_Final Order_06152018.pdf 2,979 KB scanned version
fileglyph520176034_Final Order_06152018_text.pdf 162 KB accessible version
fileglyph520176034_NOPV PCP PCO_12192017.pdf 292 KB scanned version
fileglyph520176034_NOPV PCP PCO_12192017_text.pdf 161 KB accessible version
fileglyph520176034_Operator Response to Notice._01192018.pdf 30 KB scanned version

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

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