Unprotested Enforcement Actions - January 26, 1999

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

January 26, 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 SITE

ORDER TERMS

 

Statewide Rule 8 - Unpermitted Discharges

08-0217870 (dwo) Pro-Water Service (679292) Winters (26514) Lease, Well No. 1, and Commercial Battery, Van Gris (Wolfcamp) Field, Howard County, Texas Place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 3, 8 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells and Tanks, Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

01-0219230 (mro) Vac-U-Lift Production Co., Inc. (881159) Kothmann, E.B. (03489) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, Charlotte, SW. (Olmos, Up.) Field, Frio County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $19,500 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

8A-0219773
(mfe)
J L B Operating Co. (427762) Weems (65997) Lease, Well No. 1D, Bronco (Siluro-Devonian) Field, Yoakum County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,500 penalty

 

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

7B-0219767 (dwo) David N. Beaty d/b/a Bobcat Operating (077686) Old Glory Unit (26329) Lease, Well Nos. 4, 10, 15, 16, 21, 22WS, 24, 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 37, 38, 39, 44 and 47, Old Glory Field Field, Stonewall County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $44,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $16,953.15

 

Statewide Rules 8, 14 and 36 - Unpermitted Discharges, Plugging Violations and Oil, Gas, or Geothermal Resource Operation in Hydrogen Sulfide Areas

01-0211594 (dwo) Buy American Oil (116770) Bauer, Eugene L. (87390) Lease, Well No. 1, Sutil (Buda) Field, Wilson County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,000 penalty

 

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

8A-0219699 (mfe) Jimmie J. Key d/b/a J.J. Key (458655) Ainsworth, Lloyd (61178) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6U, Revilo (Glorieta) Field, Scurry County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $16,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8, 14 and 21 - Unpermitted Discharges, Plugging Violations and Fire Prevention and Swabbing

01-0212785 (dwo) Delores May Bolin d/b/a D.M. Bolin Kyle (06434) Lease, Well No. 1, Good Luck (San Miguel) Field, Dimmit County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

08-0220186 (mfe) Meri Tech Production Co., Inc. (561146) Barnsley C Lease, Well No. 1, Sand Hills (McKnight) Field, Crane County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty
01-0220413 (mro) Crystal Resources, Inc. (191682) James (13641) Lease, Well No. 1, Brundage (13021) Lease, Well 1, and the Dunlap, Sam (06604) Lease, Well No. 2, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Dimmit County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty
05-0220479 (dwo) Kinlaw Oil Corporation (467262) Champion Ranch (03490) Lease, Well No. 1, Centerville, S. (Woodbine W-1) Field, Leon County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty
04-0219948 (dwo) Tola Production Company (861470) Brennan-Benevides Lease, Well No. 748A (116803), Ohern (1600) Field, Webb County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and assess $3,000 penalty
08-0219317 (dwo) Randy Moore d/b/a Last Chance Oil (487648) Brandenberg, Charlotte (08384) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4, Ward, South Field, Ward County, Texas Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $12,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 46 - Fluid Injection into Productive Reservoirs

7B-0213422 (dwo) Furry Oil & Gas, Inc. (291620) Mrs. Eula P. Weaver (07257) Lease, Well No. 1, Coleman County Regular Field, Coleman County, Texas Pay $5,000 penalty less $2,000 paid

 

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 26, 1999.

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