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Pipeline Leak, West Cameron Lease Block 564; Offshore Louisiana

Offshore Louisiana | 2024-Apr-24

Initial Notification: On April 20, 2024, Energy Transfer reported a pinhole leak from a 30-inch pipeline in the West Cameron lease block. The discharge is reported as condensate from a natural gas line. The line is reported to be in the process of being shut in. On April 24, the Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator's Office (LOSCO) requested NOAA SSC for a trajectory to evaluate if any surface oil was likely to reach Louisiana State waters.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Natural gas condensate
Total amount at risk of spill: 1,000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 28° 18.30′ North
Longitude (approximate): 93° 16.17′ West