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Federal Enforcement Data

DCP MIDSTREAM

(Operator ID:31130 - CURRENTLY ACTIVE OPID)

The reports below provide federal enforcement data since 2006. This information includes both a summary of and specific details pertaining to enforcement cases against this operator. Enforcement by PHMSA's partner State agencies are not included in these reports. Non-Enforcement Data for DCP MIDSTREAM.

Enforcement Actions

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

DCP MIDSTREAM Federal Enforcement Cases
All Pipeline Systems (1): 2006-2019
2019 YTD 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 Total
Cases Initiated 0 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 5 0 2 0 14
Cases Resolved 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 1 1 1 15
Penalties Proposed 0 44,200 27,600 0 0 0 0 0 8,000 0 0 0 23,800 0 103,600
Corrective Action Orders Issued 0 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.

DCP MIDSTREAM Federal Enforcement Cases
All Pipeline Systems(1): 2006-2019
Case Number Date Opened Date Closed Type Subject PHMSA Region Status Proposed Penalty Assessed Penalty Collected Penalty Final Compliance Order
420185004 02/09/18 04/03/19 Proposed Civil Penalty Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $44,200 $44,200 $44,200 No
420175032 08/24/17 11/05/18 Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Item
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Integrity Management - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
National Registry Reports - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $27,600 $27,600 $27,600 Yes
420175029M 08/07/17 09/08/17 Notice of Amendment Construction - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
SOUTHWEST CLOSED $0 No
520175010M 06/26/17 10/06/17 Notice of Amendment Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520146001M 03/05/14 04/18/14 Notice of Amendment Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
320131008M 06/18/13 05/13/16 Notice of Amendment Public Awareness - Gas Pipelines
CENTRAL CLOSED $0 No
220112002 03/04/11 06/13/11 Proposed Civil Penalty Corrosion Control - Gas Pipelines
SOUTHERN CLOSED $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 No
320095027M 12/23/09 01/04/11 Notice of Amendment Construction - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Emergency Response - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Fire Protection - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Pressure Testing - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Security - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
CENTRAL CLOSED $0 No
320095026 12/23/09 08/13/15 Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Letter
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Pressure Testing - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Public Awareness - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
CENTRAL CLOSED $0 Yes
520095027W 08/18/09 08/18/09 Warning Letter Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
320091012M 07/27/09 03/19/10 Notice of Amendment Integrity Management - Gas Pipelines
CENTRAL CLOSED $0 No
320091011W 07/27/09 07/27/09 Warning Letter Integrity Management - Gas Pipelines
CENTRAL CLOSED $0 No
520075029 08/03/07 09/08/08 Proposed Civil Penalty Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $23,800 $23,800 $23,800 No
520070006W 03/05/07 03/05/07 Warning Letter Construction - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
520055010M 02/14/05 05/01/06 Letter of Concern
Notice of Amendment

Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
WESTERN CLOSED $0 No
Totals        $103,600 $103,600 $103,600  

Sources

  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) for the Pipeline Safety Enforcement Tracking System as of August 1, 2019.

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