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 2017-0143, BP Tiffany 2 Pipeline Minor 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 2017-0190, Bayfield Federal 1
Proposal to add a lift to an existing well pad.

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 2017-0225, Catamount IGS 145B Minor 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 2017-0220, 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 2017-0226, Catamount IGS 144 Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well on an existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2017-0227, Catamount IGW 123B Minor Facility
Proposal to drill 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. 

Project 2018-0047, Fritzler Ute B1 Minor Facility

Proposal to plug and abandon an existing shut-in well.  The well was completed in 1965 and is a nonconforming use.  Except for the wellhead, there is no surface equipment on the location. 

Project 2018-0070, BP Harper 1-18 2 Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well on existing well pad to produce from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

Project 2018-0082, BP Secord I7U-34-6 2 Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well to the Fruitland Coal Formation from an existing well pad.

Project 2018-0083,BP Secord 17U-34-6 3 Minor Facility
Proposal to drill a new well to produce from the Friutland Coal Formation on an existing well pad.