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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|A Dock||Cause: drip pan was overfilled and dripped into Calcasiue River|
Notes: Operator failed to properly monitor flow to the sump.
|Tank 29||Cause: see notes|
Notes: Immediate SPCC actions were taken to remove product from the tank and remediate the released product. Tank emptied in preparation for inspection and repairs. Incident occurred at 23:00 on 10/10/2007 - clean up is ongoing. Report to DEQ included with CITGO letter also lists emission as 116,190 lb
|Dock||Cause: overflow while filling a gas tank to a barge in the dock|
Notes: DEQ report indicates that written letter of notification was not required. Harbor Docking and Towing Co. calls to report diesel spill to DEQ.
|storage tank in maintenance area||Cause: Overfilled storage tank in maintenance area with diesel fuel.|
Notes: Picked up spilled fuel with vacuum truck
|flare gas recovery unit||Cause: tie-in line being under construction in new Flare Gas Recovery Unit spilled hydrostatic test water and residual light cat feed from the blinded end of a pipe--initial estimate is 420gal total. Written report states that release was BRQ.|
Notes: BRQ. Written report states that calculations determined the release was below reportable quantities. Majority of spill cleared with vacuum truck and absorbent pads. LDEQ conducted on-site visit and report on 2/13/10.
|No LDEQ Reported|
|LCMC A-Dock||Cause: On June 6, a mixture of water and diesel was spilled from the drip pan containment by a contractor to the Calcasieu River during maintanance activities on the CITGO Petroleum Corporation LCMC A-Dock creating a sheen.|
Notes: The maintenance activity was stopped and SPCC measure were taken to contain the sheen. To prevent reoccurrence, maintenance procedures are under review.