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Federal Inspection and Enforcement Data

SFPP, LP

(Operator ID:18092 - CURRENTLY ACTIVE OPID)

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The reports below provide inspection and enforcement data since 2006. This information includes only completed (not planned or ongoing) inspections and the enforcement actions pursued at the Federal level by PHMSA on Federally-inspected mileage. The number, type, inspection days, and date of inspections conducted by PHMSA are included, as well as both a summary of and specific details pertaining to enforcement cases against this operator.

In some cases, State pipeline safety agencies also provide oversight and enforcement on certain intrastate pipeline facilities (State-inspected mileage). Inspections and enforcement by PHMSA's partner State agencies are not included in these reports; however, information on State-initiated enforcement action is available at State Pages.

For more information on each inspection type see the Inspection Activity Glossary.

SFPP, LP Federal Inspections
All Pipeline Systems(A)(1) : 2006-2018
2018 YTD 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 Total
Site-Specific Field Inspection
Number 1 9 7 4 8 7 8 13 8 3 10 13 3 94
Days On-Site 4 55 23 21 36 22 31 57 39 20 53 62 16 438
System-Wide Program Inspection
Number 0 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9
Days On-Site 0 48 10 10 9 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91
Targeted Inspection/Investigation
Number 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 1 3 4 11 26
Days On-Site 0 11 0 0 0 0 18 0 3 0 13 63 89 197

Site-Specific Field Inspections - Includes inspections and other compliance-related activities conducted at specific facilities or along specific lengths of pipelines. These inspections/activities include on-site field verification of an operator's implementation of procedures and programs associated with corrosion control; pipeline inspection, testing, and repairs; emergency safety devices and remote instrumentation; right-of-way marking; valve operability; equipment maintenance; interaction with emergency services officials; participation in One-Call Systems; personnel training and qualification; emergency response preparedness; and other pipeline safety and compliance tasks.

System-Wide Program Inspections - Includes inspections and other compliance-related activities that cover pipeline safety programs and processes that apply broadly across an operator's entire pipeline system or network of pipeline facilities. These inspections/activities include those which cover operating, maintenance, and emergency procedures; integrity management, operator qualification, control room management, public awareness, and damage prevention programs; spill preparedness and response planning; and, procedures, processes, and plans covering other pipeline safety and compliance activities.

Targeted Inspections/Investigations - Includes inspections, investigations, and other activities related to specific pipeline safety issues or concerns, or areas which have been targeted for special review or emphasis. These inspections/activities include failure investigations, follow-up activities for identified compliance or safety issues, investigations into public concerns or complaints, new construction inspections, drug and alcohol program inspections, and other special-focus inspections or investigations.

For more information on each inspection type see the Inspection Activity Glossary.

For more information on each inspection type see the Inspection Activity Glossary.

SFPP, LP Federal Inspections
All Pipeline Systems(A)(1) : 2006-2018
Start Date Category Type PHMSA Lead Region Days On-Site Total Days Enforcement Case(s) Initiated
01/08/18 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Headquarters 4.0 4.0
11/20/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 15.0 18.0
10/02/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 7.0
10/02/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 4.0 5.0
10/02/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 4.0 6.0
10/02/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 8.0
10/02/17 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 18.0 22.2
08/28/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
06/19/17 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Western 11.0 17.0
06/12/17 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Western 0.0 1.0
05/03/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 6.0 8.0
04/12/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 6.0 6.0
04/03/17 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 16.0 16.0
04/03/17 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Headquarters 5.0 7.0
01/09/17 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 14.0 31.2
10/05/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 0.0 1.0
08/09/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 2.5 2.5
06/30/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Headquarters 1.5 1.5
06/20/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 6.0
06/15/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 1.0 1.0
05/02/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 2.0 2.0
05/02/16 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 11.0 11.0
02/01/16 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 10.0 19.0 520171003W
08/12/15 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 1.0 1.0
07/13/15 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 10.0 10.0
03/18/15 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 7.0
03/18/15 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 10.0 17.0
03/18/15 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 7.0
12/15/14 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Western 0.0 1.5
11/05/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 1.0 1.0
09/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 0.0 1.0
03/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 8.0 12.0
03/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 6.0 9.0
03/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 6.0 10.0
03/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 7.0
03/03/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 8.0
02/10/14 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 5.0 11.0 520166006W
01/27/14 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 9.0 31.0
10/02/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 1.0 3.0
09/24/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 3.0 3.0
07/22/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 3.0 3.0
05/29/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 3.0 3.0
03/11/13 System-Wide Program Inspection Integrated Program Inspection Western 14.0 36.0
03/01/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 2.0 9.0
03/01/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 3.0 10.0
03/01/13 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrated Field Inspection Western 7.0 18.0
11/19/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 1.0 1.0
10/01/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 15.0 15.0
09/17/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 6.0 6.0
08/22/12 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Western 18.0 18.0
08/06/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 3.0 8.0
08/06/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrity Management Field Verification Western 1.0 3.0
08/06/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 0.5 1.5
07/17/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Western 3.0 3.0
05/30/12 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Southwest 0.0 0.5
04/24/12 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Southwest 0.4 0.4
01/26/12 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 1.0 1.0
11/04/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 1.0 1.0
10/17/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 13.0 15.0
09/16/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.0 3.0
09/16/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.0 3.0
08/11/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 3.0 8.0
08/11/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 0.5 1.0
08/08/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.5 4.0
08/05/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 0.0 0.2
07/12/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Spill Response Drill Southwest 2.5 2.9
06/10/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.0 2.0
03/21/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Southwest 18.7 29.0 420125016
02/01/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 7.0
01/06/11 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrity Management Field Verification Western 5.0 6.0
12/06/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
10/18/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 15.0 15.0
10/04/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0 520115004
09/27/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.0 2.0
09/27/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 6.0 520115012
06/01/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 3.0 3.0 520115002W
05/03/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.5 2.5
05/03/10 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.5 2.5
03/17/10 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 3.0 3.0
10/13/09 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 14.0 14.0
08/10/09 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
06/25/09 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 1.0 1.0
01/05/09 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Western 0.0 5.0
10/24/08 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Western 10.0 10.0
10/20/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 14.0 14.0 520095020
09/08/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
06/05/08 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 2.0 2.0 520095033
05/24/08 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 1.0 1.0
05/15/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 0.5 0.5
05/15/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrity Management Field Verification Western 0.5 0.5
05/12/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 9.0 9.0 520085042,520085043M
05/06/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 4.0
04/21/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 12.0 12.0
04/21/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 4.0
03/19/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Western 3.0 3.0
02/15/08 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrity Management Field Verification Western 1.0 1.0
12/27/07 System-Wide Program Inspection Specialized Program Inspection Southwest 0.0 0.1
11/12/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
10/03/07 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 15.0 15.0 520085045,520085046W
09/24/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 14.0 14.0 520085015W
06/20/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Integrity Management Field Verification Western 0.5 0.5
06/20/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 0.5 0.5
06/17/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 4.0
06/05/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 4.0
06/05/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 4.0 4.0
05/14/07 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Southwest 45.0 58.5
05/07/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
05/02/07 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Western 3.0 3.0
04/09/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
04/09/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
03/06/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Southwest 11.5 15.5 420085010W
02/28/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Operator Qualification Field Verification Western 0.5 0.5
02/26/07 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 2.5 2.5
02/08/07 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Southwest 0.0 2.0
12/08/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Southwest 2.0 2.5
11/27/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Southwest 5.0 5.0
11/27/06 System-Wide Program Inspection Specialized Program Inspection Southwest 0.0 0.5
11/15/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Southwest 0.0 0.5
10/24/06 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Southwest 8.0 8.0
09/28/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Southwest 5.0 8.0
08/24/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 2.0 2.0
08/14/06 Site-Specific Field Inspection Unit Inspection Western 5.0 5.0
08/02/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Southwest 8.0 8.0
06/07/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Western 60.5 71.0 520126001W
04/26/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Compliance/Safety Issue Follow-Up Southwest 0.0 0.8
04/03/06 Site-Specific Field Inspection Specialized Field Inspection Southwest 3.0 3.0
03/06/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Western 1.0 1.0
02/16/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Failure Investigation Southwest 1.5 2.5
01/09/06 Targeted Inspection/Investigation Construction Inspection Southwest 3.5 3.5

For more information on each enforcement type see the Enforcement Type Glossary.

SFPP, LP Federal Enforcement Cases
All Pipeline Systems(A)(1) : 2006-2018
2018 YTD 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 Total
Cases Initiated 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 2 6 0 1 16
Cases Resolved 0 1 1 1 0 1 4 1 4 1 3 1 0 18
Penalties Proposed 0 0 0 0 0 0 103,300 0 0 26,300 35,000 0 35,000 199,600
Corrective Action Orders Issued 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Cases Initiated: These are the yearly total of civil administrative enforcement actions that PHMSA has brought against pipeline owners and operators. It does not reflect those cases which the agency has referred to other Federal officials for criminal prosecution, nor does it include more egregious civil cases that are referred to the U.S. Department of Justice for judicial enforcement. The table shows the total number of Corrective Action Orders, Notices of Probable Violations, Notices of Amendment, Warning Letters, and Notices of Proposed Safety Orders issued in a given year.

Cases Resolved: These are the yearly total of PHMSA actions taken to resolve the various types of enforcement actions against operators. This includes the number of Corrective Action Orders, Final Orders, Notices of Amendment, and Consent Orders that have either been closed or issued in a given year. When an enforcement action is shown as "closed", PHMSA has verified that all of the corrective actions have been successfully completed and that any inadequate procedures that were identified successfully addressed. Enforcement actions shown as "issued" mean that corrective actions have been established that are acceptable to PHMSA, and that civil penalty assessments have been finalized.

For more information on each enforcement type see the Enforcement Type Glossary.

SFPP, LP Federal Enforcement Cases
All Pipeline Systems(A)(2): 2006-2018
Case Number Date Opened Date Closed Type Subject PHMSA Region Status Proposed Penalty Assessed Penalty Collected Penalty Final Compliance Order
520171003W 02/24/17 02/24/17 Warning Letter Corrosion Control - Gas Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520166006W 08/25/16 08/25/16 Warning Letter Integrity Management - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
420125016 04/25/12 08/30/12 Proposed Civil Penalty Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $103,300 $103,300 $103,300 No
520126001W 01/18/12 01/18/12 Warning Letter Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520115012 04/05/11 12/20/12 Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Letter
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 Yes
520115004 02/28/11 02/12/13 Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Letter
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 Yes
520115002W 02/23/11 02/23/11 Warning Letter Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520095033 09/10/09 12/13/10 Proposed Compliance Order Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 Yes
520095020 05/01/09 03/04/10 Proposed Civil Penalty Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $26,300 $26,300 $26,300 No
520085045 12/03/08 03/17/10 Proposed Compliance Order Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 Yes
520085046W 12/03/08 12/03/08 Warning Letter Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520085043M 10/15/08 01/05/09 Notice of Amendment Construction - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520085042 10/15/08 03/04/10 Proposed Civil Penalty Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $35,000 $35,000 $35,000 No
520085015W 06/13/08 06/13/08 Warning Letter Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
420085010W 04/02/08 04/02/08 Warning Letter Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Pressure Testing - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $0 No
420065023 05/30/06 07/19/12 Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Letter
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $35,000 $35,000 $35,000 Yes
520055025H 08/24/05 05/11/15 Corrective Action Order
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520045018H 05/01/04 07/31/07 Corrective Action Order
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
Totals        $199,600 $199,600 $199,600  

Notes

  1. In 2017, PHMSA modified its classification of Inspection activities slightly. These reclassifications were applied retroactively.

Sources

  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) for the Pipeline Inspection Tracking System as of November 1, 2018.
  2. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) for the Pipeline Safety Enforcement Tracking System as of November 5, 2018.

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