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  1. DOT proposes extending low-pressure oil pipeline rules

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    Mon, 25 Sep 2006

  2. OPS issues proposed integrity management rule

    The US Department of Transportation's Office of Pipeline Safety is seeking public comment on a rule designed to identify the best methods for keeping aging natural gas pipelines strong and safe.

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    Mon, 3 Feb 2003

  3. DOT stats indicate need to refocus pipeline accident prevention

    Analysis of the most recently available data from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) 1 indicates that, despite emphasis by regulators and operators, the rate at which pipeline accidents occur shows no significant change over the last 16 years. That is the result of an update by EFA ...

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    Mon, 15 Mar 1999

  4. PHMSA will award $54.1 million in pipeline safety grants to states

    The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration plans to award nearly $54.1 million in grants to support pipeline safety programs in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, the US Department of Transportation agency reported.

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    Wed, 2 Sep 2015

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

    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) issued a study he commissioned in late April of issues stemming from the growing number of crude oil shipments by rail across the state.

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    Mon, 24 Aug 2015

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

    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) issued a study he commissioned in late April of issues stemming from the growing number of crude oil shipments by rail across the state. The report by Allan M. Zarembski, who directs the Railroad Engineering Program at the University of Delaware’s Civil and ...

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    Tue, 18 Aug 2015

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

    The Federal Railroad Administration issued a final rule to prevent unattended trains carrying crude oil, ethanol, or other highly flammable contents from rolling away. The regulation comes more than 2 years after a parked train carrying Bakken crude rolled downhill and derailed in Lac-Megantic, ...

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    Fri, 31 Jul 2015

  8. Senate confirms Dominguez as PHMSA’s administrator

    The US Senate confirmed Marie Therese Dominguez’s appointment as administrator of 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.

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    Fri, 7 Aug 2015

  9. PHMSA issues state pipeline excavation damage prevention programs rule

    The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a final rule to establish the process for evaluating state excavation damage prevention programs and enforcing federal standards in states where such requirements are inadequate or do not exist.

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    Tue, 14 Jul 2015

  10. PHMSA issues state pipeline excavation damage prevention programs rule

    The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a final rule to establish the process for evaluating state excavation damage prevention programs and enforcing federal standards in states where such requirements are inadequate or do not exist.

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    Fri, 17 Jul 2015

  11. PHMSA proposes pipeline accident notification regulations

    The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has proposed new federal oil and gas pipeline accident and notification regulations.

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    Mon, 13 Jul 2015

  12. OGJ Newsletter

    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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    Mon, 22 Jun 2015

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