TPIC Minor Pipeline Leak
Delta NWR, Plaquemines, LA | 2016-Mar-25
Initial Notification: On March 25, 2016, USCG Sector NOLA notified the NOAA SSC about an estimated 2 bbl leak of crude oil from a Texas Petroleum Investment Company (TPIC) pipeline in the Delta National Wildlife Refuge. Source is secure, OSROs are on-site, and discharged oil is contained by boom in a dead end canal.
|Products of concern:||Crude Oil (South Louisiana)|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||2 barrels|
|Latitude (approximate):||29° 14.73′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||89° 11.95′ West|