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BMP ID: 8907
Title: Minimizing Emissions and Spills during Maintenance
Text: "21. Air quality. . . . e) Well, Tank, and Pipeline Maintenance. Operator shall employ technologies and practices in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of well, tanks and pipelines that minimize, or if feasible, eliminate, emissions and spills during maintenance of wells, tanks and pipelines, including the use of equipment to capture vapors and liquids."
Source Publication Name: City and County of Broomfield Oil and Gas Operator Agreement, Sovereign, Extraction, Final, 2013
Citation Section: Appendix A
Citation Page: A-12, A-14
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: City and County of Broomfield
One DesCombes Drive
Broomfield, CO  80020  USA
Phone:(303)438-6300     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact: Thomas Metzger
Sovereign Operating Company, LLC
621 17th St., Suite 950
Denver, CO  80293-1501  USA
Phone:(303)297-0347     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Categories: Air Quality and Emissions
Location: Colorado
Vegetation Types:
• Suburban / urban
General Comments: Local Government - Operator MOU
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2015-12-22 15:08 MDT
Last Updated: 2016-03-28 15:51 MDT