Unprotested Enforcement Actions - June 21, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

June 21, 2001

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 Rules 3, 8, 13 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Water Protection, Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

01-0224710
(sp)

Northridge Exploration, Inc. (614595)

McMahan, S.F. (03738) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, Luling-Branyon Field, Caldwell County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $19,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 3 and 14 - Identification of Properties and Plugging Violations

02-0226901
(sp)

Total Production Services, Inc. (862799)

Seiko-State Unit Lease, Well No. 1 (096052), Morales (Frio 3870) Field, Jackson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $2,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

6E-0227723
(sp)

Pangaea Enterprises, Inc. (637971)

Owens, W.W. (08647) Lease, Well Nos. 1X and 2X, Spear (08091) Lease, Well Nos. 2 and 30, and the Barrett (07793) Lease, Well Nos. 2, 5, 6A, 13 and 15, East Texas Field, Gregg County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $19,000 penalty

03-0221708
(mt)

D & G Operating Company, Inc. (196145)

W.L. Evans Lease, Well No. 2 (099984), Winnie, N. (Englin 8000 SD) Field, W.L. Evans (13844) Lease, Well No. 3, Winnie, N. (Sullivan) Field, and the W.L. Evans (20782) Lease, Well No. 4, Winnie, N. (FB-A, Intmd. Sd.) Field, Chambers County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $6,000 penalty

03-0221602
(mt)

D & G Operating Company, Inc. (196145)

Simm Unit (05541) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 3, Winnie, N. (FB-A, Englin Sd.) Field, Simm Unit (17998) Lease, Well No. 4D, Winnie, North Field, and the Simm Unit (21534) Lease, Well No. 2, Winnie N. (FB-B, Crawford) Field, Chambers County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $8,000 penalty

7B-0226312
(sp)

Michael L. Hawkins, Sole Proprietor, Hawkins Oil & Gas Company (367389)

Alice E. Morris (03237) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13, and the Hickman (23971) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 3, Shackelford County Regular Field, Shackelford County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance the Morris (03237) Lease, plug the Hickman (23971) Lease and pay $9,000 penalty

7B-0224839
(sp)

Hawkins Oil & Gas Company (367389)

Matthews, J.A. -M- (05114) Lease, Well Nos. 7, 9, 14, 15, 16, and 17, Matthews, M.A. (20674) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Shackelford County Regular Field, Shackelford County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $16,000 penalty

05-0226013
(sp)

Germany, E.B. & Sons, A Tx Corp. (301939)

Richardson, Richard D. Lease, Well No. 1 (148803), Goober Hill (Petit) Field, Henderson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $3,000 penalty

10-0226310
(mt)

Richard Greenwood Porter, Sole Propiretor, Ricon Petroleum Company (710680)

Franks, H.E. Lease, Well No. 2 (026807), Panhandle East Field, Collingsworth County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $2,000 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 June 21, 2001.

 

RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS

 

 

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CHAIRMAN
MICHAEL L. WILLIAMS

 

 

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COMMISSIONER
CHARLES R. MATTHEWS

 

 

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COMMISSIONER
TONY GARZA

ATTEST:

 

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SECRETARY

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