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  1. DOT proposes extending low-pressure oil pipeline rules

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 25 Sep 2006

    The US Department of Transportation has proposed stiffened safety requirements, including cleaning and continuous monitoring, for more than 1,200 miles of crude

  2. OPS issues proposed integrity management rule

    Online Articles

    Mon, 3 Feb 2003

    Feb. 3 -- In a proposal the gas pipeline industry sees as the "most significant" in 3 decades, the US Department of Transportation 's Office of Pipeline Safety is seeking public comment on a rule designed to identify the best methods for

  3. DOT stats indicate need to refocus pipeline accident prevention

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 15 Mar 1999

    most recently available data from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) 1 indicates that, despite emphasis ..... in-control" response. References U.S. Department of Transportation , Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title

  4. Pennsylvania's governor issues crude-by-rail study he commissioned

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 24 Aug 2015

    by-rail cars operating in Pennsylvania and to fully and expeditiously comply with the final rule the US Department of Transportation issued this past spring (OGJ Online, May 1, 2015). He also wrote US President Barack Obama earlier, urging

  5. Pennsylvania’s governor issues crude-by-rail study he commissioned

    Online Articles

    Tue, 18 Aug 2015

    by-rail cars operating in Pennsylvania and to fully and expeditiously comply with the final rule the US Department of Transportation issued this past spring ( OGJ Online, May 1, 2015 ). He also wrote US President Barack Obama earlier, urging

  6. Senate confirms Dominguez as PHMSA’s administrator

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    Fri, 7 Aug 2015

    the US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration by unanimous consent on Aug. 5. She had been the US Department of Transportation agency’s deputy administrator since US Pres. Barack Obama nominated her in June. “PHMSA executes a critical

  7. FRA issues final rule to keep unattended trains from rolling away

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    Fri, 31 Jul 2015

    the railroad’s securement requirements to verify that trains and equipment are properly secured, the US Department of Transportation agency said on July 30. Transport Canada, FRA’s counterpart above the border, issued revisions to Canadian

  8. PHMSA issues state pipeline excavation damage prevention programs rule

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 17 Jul 2015

    safety," Foxx noted. The 2006 Pipeline Inspection, Protection, Enforcement, and Safety Act gave the US Department of Transportation authority to take this action, PHMSA said, adding that the final rule amends federal pipeline safety regulations

  9. PHMSA issues state pipeline excavation damage prevention programs rule

    Online Articles

    Tue, 14 Jul 2015

    safety,” Foxx noted. The 2006 Pipeline Inspection, Protection, Enforcement, and Safety Act gave the US Department of Transportation authority to take this action, PHMSA said, adding that the final rule amends federal pipeline safety regulations by establishing

  10. Obama to nominate new leaders of PHMSA, FRA

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    Mon, 1 Jun 2015

    Hazardous Materials Safety Administration , and Sarah Feinberg to lead the Federal Railroad Administration , the US Department of Transportation said on May 29. The two DOT agencies, which are directly involved in regulating crude oil shipments by rail

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