Unprotested Enforcement Actions - January 12, 1999

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

January 12, 1999

At a conference held at its offices in Austin, the Commission finds that after statutory notice, the following enforcement proceedings were heard by the examiners, and that the Respondents failed to appear. The Final Orders prepared for the following dockets are incorporated by reference into this order, and by approval of this Master Order, the Commission approves the referenced Final Orders and adopts the findings of fact and conclusions of law contained therein.

DOCKET No. OPERATOR LEASE, WELL, OR SITEORDER TERMS

 

Statewide Rule 8 - Unpermitted Discharges

03-0218814
(mfe)
Comet Oil & Gas,Inc. (169600) CTOU SWD (22579) Lease, Well No. 1, Conroe Field, Montgomery County, Texas Pay $10,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

01-0215310
(dwo)
J. Ingram Oil & Gas, Inc. (424350) Sunray Bowers Lease, Well No. 1 (392260), Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Dimmit County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,500 penalty
7B-0215865
(mfe)
Max Becker d/b/a Becker, Max (061173) D.M. Kile (00444) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 4, Callahan County Regular Field, Callahan County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $52.50
08-0220257
(mfk)
Ron Van Hooser d/b/a North Operating Company (614113) Yates, I.G. Lease, Well No. 1 (419255), Torborg Field, Crockett County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $2,500 penalty
03-0218361
(mfk)
Ron Van Hooser d/b/a North Operating Company (614113) Harper N. Wood (22089) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Chapman (Wilcox 9890) Field, Waller County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty
8A-0216432
(mfe)
Bar-Bell, Inc. (049772) Lamesa SWD (63765) Lease, Well No. 1, Lamesa, West (Spraberry) Field, Dawson County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $5,000 penalty
03-0211262
(mfe)
Marganna Maurine Martin d/b/a Texas Oil & Gas (846855) Meeker Syndicate Lot 11 (18248) Lease, Well No. 1, Saratoga Field, Hardin County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $8,500 penalty
03-0211964
(mfe)
Marganna Maurine Martin d/b/a Texas Oil & Gas (846855) Exxon Craig Fee (18777) Lease, Well No. 1, Saratoga, West Field, Hardin County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $408.00
06-0219578
(mfe)
Jeffry Scott Deason d/b/a Deason Oil & Gas Interests (208964) Prior (12022) Lease, Well No. 1, Penn-Griffith (Pettit) Field, Rusk County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $5,500 penalty
01-0220475
(mfe)
Caddo Energy Co., Inc. (122419) Fink (13424) Lease, Well No. 1, Pilgrim (Austin Chalk) Field, Gonzales County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $5,500 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 13 - Unpermitted Discharges and Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements

7B-0217601
(mfe)
Centurion Operating Corporation (141644) Humble Camp (24446) Lease, Well No. 2, the Eastflank 1 (24764) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, and the Hickman Center (23848) Lease, Well No. 1, Brown County Regular Field, Brown County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $10,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $734.80

 

Statewide Rules 8, 13 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges, Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

09-02111191
(mfe)
Production Management Associates (680795) McCrary (18623) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 1A, 3 and 4, Wilbarger County Regular Field, Wilbarger County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $20,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8, 9 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges, Disposal Wells and Plugging Violations

03-0220346
(mfe)

Apache Exploration, Inc. (I) (027226)

J.A. Bartlett Oil Unit -B- (08572) Lease, Well Nos. 1-D and 1-X, Katy (I-B) Field, Fort Bend County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and  pay $9,500 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 13 and 14 - Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

04-0219984
(mro)
Claron Corporation (158276) Flores, B.V. -A- (04614) Lease, Well No. 2U, A. & H. (Hockley) Field, the Flores, B.V. -A- Lease, Well No. 1 (066458), A & H (Yegua 4800) Field, and the Flores, B.V. Lease, Well NO. 2-U (009095), A. & H. (3250) Field, A Dual Completion with Flores, B.V. Lease, Well No. 2-L (009090), A. & H. (Pettus) Field, Duval County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $16,000 penalty
06-0216474
(mfe)
Trident Production, L.L.C. (869240) Scott, Thomas P., -G- (02692) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11D, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18, Longwood (Goodland Lime) Field, Harison County, Texas Pay $40,000 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $94,114.29

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

05-0212630
(dwo)
William Wesley Garland d/b/a Rin-Tex Oil Co. (712300) Polk, James P. (03335) Lease, Well No. 1, Wildcat Field, Henderson County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty
04-0217863
(dwo)
Allen Wagley d/b/a Poor Boy Oilfield Service and/or R.E. Schiefelbein III d/b/a Poor Boy Oilfield Service and/or Jeff Einhardt and Janette Rae Einhardt, Partners, Poor Boy Oilfield Service (671390) Painter Unit #1 Lease, Well No. 1 (135387), Mercedes (3-P) Field, and the Painter Unit #1 Lease, Well No. 2 (137358), Mercedes (3-G) Field, Hidalgo County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty
08-0219940
(mro)
Claron Corporation (158276) Russell, J.C. -10- (16845) Lease, Well Nos. 2 & 3, Geraldine (Ford) Field, Culberson County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty
03-0219771
(mfe)
Dennis Keith Chambers d/b/a D.C. Energy (196099) Roberts (21380) Lease, Well No. 1, Pinckney (Wilcox 6800) Field, Tyler County, Texas Pay $6,000 penalty
03-0220114
(mfe)
Dennis Keith Chambers d/b/a D.C. Energy (196099) Christian, C.D. Unit Lease, Well No. 1 (091073), Old Ocean, E. (10400) Field, Brazoria County, Texas Pay $6,000 penalty
03-0220112
(mfk)
John C. Berry (068129) Swilley, L.A. (11511) Lease, Well No. 2, Hull Field, and the Price Daniel Et Al. Lease, Well No. 1 (123102), Hull, South (Yegua 9550) Field, Liberty County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty
01-0208494
(mfk)
Starburst Energy, Inc. (815131) S.G. Townsend (00334) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11, Crown, E. (Navarro) Field, Atascosa County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $33,000 penalty
03-0219766
(mfe)
John C. Berry (068129) Swilley, L.A. Gas Unit Lease, Well No. 1 (069047), Hull, South (Yegua, Lower) Field, Liberty County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty
10-0218747
(mfe)
Mid Rift Exploration Inc. (564590) Pyramid Energy Inc. Lister Lease, Well No. 2 (433071), Wildcat Field, Wheeler County, Texas Pay $2,250 penalty
03-0220252
(mfe)
D.C. Energy (196099) Quinn, B.E. Lease, Well No. 1 (122378), Pelican, East (Wilcox 8900) Field, Liberty County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty
7C-0220361
(mfe)
Horizon Well Services, Inc. (400095) Parramore (13211) Lease, Well No. A 1, Winters (Capps) Field, Runnels County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty
03-0220411
(mfe)
Brute Energy Corporation (104231) Neville, F. Allison Unit (14277) Lease, Well No. 1, Mustang Bayou Field, Brazoria County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 14 and 16 - Plugging Violations and Log and Completion or Plugging Report

7B-0220359
(mfk)

William P. Foster d/b/a W. P. Foster (208401)

M. H. Stephens Lease, Well No. 1 (085680), Wildcat Field, Brown County, Texas

Pay $1,500 penalty

 

IT IS ORDERED that each referenced Final Order shall become effective when this Order is signed and that a copy of this Order shall be affixed to each Final Order.

Done in Austin, Texas on January 12, 1999.

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