Minor Oil and Gas Permits

Oil and Gas Minor Facility Notice of Approval 
Notices will be posted for 6 months after date of approval by the La Plata County Planning Department.


Project 2017-0017, BP Florida River Pipeline Upsize 

Proposal to install a new 7,075 ft long steel gas pipeline. The pipeline will be 6" for 4,100 ft and transition to 8" for 2880' and will be located within an existing BP right-of-way.  The right-of-way will cross the Florida River in 3 places and will use existing casing to avoid disturbance of the river.

Project 2017-0091, BP Lee Federal 1 Minor Facility
Proposal to expand the existing well pad for the Lee Federal 1 to drill horizontal sidetracks from the well.  The well was initially drilled in 1989 and did not receive a County permit.

Project 2017-0098, BP Evelyn Payne F1 Minor Oil & Gas Facility
Proposal to expand the existing well pad for the Evelyn Payne F1 to drill horizontal sidetracks from the well.  The well was initially drilled in 1988 and did not receive a County permit.

Project 2017-0116, BP State MZ 2 Minor Oil and Gas Facility
Proposal to drill a multi-lateral well to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation from a new well pad.

Project 2017-0118, Williford Combustor Facility Proposal to add two enclosed combustor devices along a Williford pipeline to dispose of casinghead natural gas currently being vented.

Project 2017-0143, Tiffany 2 Pipeline Minor Oil and Gas Facility
Proposal to construct new 9,561' gas and water pipelines within an existing right-of-way. The gas pipelines will consist of 1,276' of 8" steel pipeline transitioning to 8,285' of 10" steel pipeline. The water pipeline will consist of 1,276' of 4" steel pipeline transitioning to 8,285' of 6" steel water pipeline.

Project 2017-0209, Catamount IGS 419

Proposal to drill new well on existing well pad. 

Project 2017-0210, Catamount IGS 146
Proposal to drill new well on existing well pad.  

Project 2017-0220, BP 4A 11 Trunk Pipeline
Proposal to install a 16 inch steel gas pipeline and 16 inch steel water line for a length of 5,968 feet.  The operating pressure will be 740 psi.  There will be 3 above ground valve sets on the gas pipeline and 3 below ground valve sets on the water pipeline.

Project 2017-0221, Maralex Backyard Pipeline Loop
Proposal to install an 8 inch steel gas pipeline. 

Project 2017-0225, Catamount IGS 145B Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well on an existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2017-0226, Catamount IGS 144 Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well on an existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2017-0228, Catamount IGS 148 Minor Facility

Proposal to drill a new well from an existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2017-0229, Catamount Hahn 3 Minor Facility

Proposal to drill a new well on an existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2017-0230, BP Tiffany 4 Pipeline Minor Facility
Proposal to construct an ~ 5,770 ft pipeline in a 40 ft wide right-of-way.  The pipeline will be a 4" steel water pipeline and 6" steel gas pipeline for 650 ft from the beginning of the line.  The remaining pipeline will be 4" water and 6" gas fiberspar pipe.