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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Bypassed Relays for the Pressure Safety High/Low For Four Producing Wells

The Minerals Management Service (MMS) of the Department of Interior fined BP Exploration & Production Inc. for a violation occurring in May 2002. According to MMS, the violation involved “Bypassed Relays for the Pressure Safety High/Low for four producing wells.”

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
Interior
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of Penalty
1/9/2003
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BP P.L.C. $80,000
Further Information Released
Summary of MMS Penalties (p.4 of 8) 5/12/2010

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