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Project Information (Valid As Of Jun 19, 2002 14:56)

Project ID(mkey) Project Description Mode
50046    El Paso Natural Gas/Carlsbad, NM - natural gas pipeline rupture and fire    Pipeline
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
DCA00MP009   Aug 19, 2000   Carlsbad, NM, United States 
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
15291 Nov 15, 2000 08:03    Jun 14, 2002 12:54  
 
Table of Contents
Document Filing Date Document Title Pages Photo

131422 Nov 15, 2000 Photo of ruptured El Paso Natural Gas Company pipeline in crater at Carlsbad, New Mexico, taken looking east  
159385 May 29, 2002 Photo #1 - pieces of ruptured pipe in NSTB lab  
159384 May 29, 2002 Photo #2 - wrinkle in pipe  
159386 May 29, 2002 Photo #3 - inside of pipe  
159387 May 29, 2002 Photo #4 - remaining pipeline at west end of crater  
159388 May 29, 2002 Photo #5 - concrete bridge and pipeline suspension bridges, taken from east side of Pecos River  
159390 May 29, 2002 Photo #6 - line 1103, concrete bridge and pipeline suspension bridges, taken from west side of Pecos River  
159391 May 29, 2002 Photo #7 - camping area on east side of Pecos River  
159396 May 29, 2002 Photo #8 - line 1103 at the concrete bridge, taken from east side of Pecos River  
155257 Apr 11, 2002 Materials Laboratory Factual Report 53   
155896 Apr 16, 2002 Meteorology Factual Report  
157649 May 09, 2002 Survival Factors - Factual Report of Group Chairman  
157650 May 09, 2002 Survival Factors - Factual Report of Group Chairman; Revision 1  
158658 May 16, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report 19   
156660 Apr 26, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 1 - New Mexico Pipeline Explosion Seismic Signals  
156661 Apr 26, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 2 - Controller's Day and Night Shift Checklist  
156662 Apr 26, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 3 - Selected Section of EPNG Mainline District Map  
158860 May 20, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 4 - South Controller's Log of Operations  
156665 Apr 26, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 5 - SCADA System Events for 8/19/2000 111   
158861 May 20, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 6 - Coordinator's Logs  
156695 Apr 27, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 7 - Selected Compressor Station Data contained in the 1999 FERC Report  
156697 Apr 27, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 8 - RSPA Advisory Bulletin, ADB-00-02  
156698 Apr 27, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 9 - Corrective Action Order, CPF No. 420001004-H with cover letter  
156699 Apr 27, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 10 - Notice of Probable Violation Proposed Civil Penalty & Compliance Order 18   
156700 Apr 27, 2002 Operations Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 11 - 12/10/2001 Correspondence on Risk Assessment, Pipeline Integrity Testing and Remediation 70   
159672 May 31, 2002 Internal Corrosion Training Group Chairman's Factual Report 12   
156703 Apr 27, 2002 Internal Corrosion Training Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 1 - Bell-Hole Inspection Report Form  
156708 Apr 27, 2002 Internal Corrosion Training Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 2 - EPNG Response to Information Request from NTSB  
158858 May 20, 2002 Internal Corrosion Training Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 3 - Corrosion-Related Training 1997-2001  
156710 Apr 27, 2002 Internal Corrosion Training Group Chairman's Factual Report, Appendix 4 - Cover Letter and First 13 pages (Training Section) of EPNG's October 12, 2001 Response to the NOPV 16   
155505 Apr 15, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report 12   
157893 May 10, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 1 (Part I) 223   
157191 May 04, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 1 (Part II) 172   
157894 May 10, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 1 (Part III) 123   
157895 May 10, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 1 (Part IV) 115   
157194 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 2 - SII letter dated 2/1/99 from TP Morgan  
157195 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 3 - SII letter dated 4/19/00 from OPS (RB Felder)  
157196 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 4 - Summary of EPNG's Efforts in the SII Pilot Program  
159437 May 29, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report, Attachment 5, 1/27/98 Failure of Line 1103  
159438 May 29, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report, Attachment 6, 9/29/96 Failure of Line 1300 20   
157199 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 7 - Meeting minutes and other records of OPS inspections for the SII Pilot Program 57   
157200 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 8 - 1/31/2001 OPS Inspection Report 45   
157201 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 9 - 4/18/98 to 4/20/98 OPS Inspection Report 19   
157202 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 10 - 4/16/99 letter from T. Fortner and compliance letters 41   
157203 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 11 - Procedure from the EPNG Quality Assurance Auditing Procedures Manual (2/4/99, revised 3/3/99) 14   
157204 May 05, 2002 Compliance Inspections Factual Report - Attachment 12 - Record forms from the EPNG Quality Assurance Auditing Procedures Manual (2/4/99, revised 3/3/99)  
157294 May 06, 2002 Interview of Peter Duarte - 8/21/00 and 8/23/01  
157218 May 05, 2002 Interview of Charlie Bobb-8/22/00 57   
157219 May 05, 2002 Interview of Paul Magana-8/22/00 28   
157220 May 05, 2002 Interview of Randy Abigt-8/22/00 90   
157216 May 05, 2002 Interview of Bud Wilcox-8/22/00  
157214 May 05, 2002 Interview of Charles Mathis-8/23/00  
157217 May 05, 2002 Interview of David Zavala-8/23/00  
157212 May 05, 2002 Interview of George Barta-8/24/00  
157215 May 05, 2002 Interview of Enrique Salgado-8/25/00  
157213 May 05, 2002 Interview of Larry Charlet-8/25/00  
157205 May 05, 2002 Interview of Thomas Clinton-8/30/00  
157206 May 05, 2002 Interview of Rick Little-8/30/00  
157235 May 05, 2002 Interview of Richard Posey-8/30/00  
157207 May 05, 2002 Interview of Arthur Thames-8/30/00  
157208 May 05, 2002 Interview of Karl Norred-8/30/00  
157210 May 05, 2002 Interview of Robert Babnick-8/30/00  
157209 May 05, 2002 Interview of Issac Weaver-11/20/00  
157233 May 05, 2002 Interview of Douglas Harrison-4/3/01 94   
157228 May 05, 2002 Interview of Thomas Clinton-4/3/01 59   
157229 May 05, 2002 Interview of Wayne Ritchie-4/3/01 37   
157231 May 05, 2002 Interview of Henry Martinez-4/3/01 23   
157221 May 05, 2002 Interview of Darrell Campbell-4/3/01 30   
157234 May 05, 2002 Interview of Robert Babnick-4/4/01 64   
157232 May 05, 2002 Interview of Larry Meyer-4/4/01 14   
157225 May 05, 2002 Interview of Blaine Metzger-4/4/01 48   
157227 May 05, 2002 Interview of George Bush-4/4/01 19   
157222 May 05, 2002 Interview of Rolando Trevino-4/5/01 25   
157223 May 05, 2002 Interview of Thomas Morgan-4/5/01 21   
157224 May 05, 2002 Interview of Donald Payne-4/5/01 71   
157226 May 05, 2002 Interview of Bruce Campbell-4/5/01 35   
157230 May 05, 2002 Interview of James Ferguson-4/5/01 48   
157211 May 05, 2002 Interview of John Cole-4/26/01  
157293 May 06, 2002 Interview of Sgt. Danny Kiper - 8/27/2001  
157105 May 03, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report 13   
160536 Jun 13, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report, Attachment 1- Night and Day South Controller's Shift Logs  
160537 Jun 13, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report, Attachment 2- Keystone Mainline Station Time Line  
157238 May 05, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report, Attachment 3 - System Events Log  
157239 May 05, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report, Attachment 4 - Medical Review Officer's Reports  
160370 Jun 12, 2002 Human Performance Factual Report, Attachment 5 - EPNG's Explanation for the Initial Decision Not to Test Control Center Employees  
160574 Jun 14, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report 10   
158769 May 17, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - note regarding drawings  
160512 Jun 13, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Report, Drawing 1103.1-4  
160510 Jun 13, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Report, Drawing 1103.5-15 Rev. 3  
160507 Jun 13, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Report, Drawing 1103-52+1980 Rev. 1  
160506 Jun 13, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Report, Drawing 1103-56+2818-1 Rev. A  
160504 Jun 13, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Report, Drawing 1103-56+2818-2 Rev. A  
158751 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 1 - Engineering Department, Codes and Standards, "MAOP Determination", Sheet 8 and 9  
160612 Jun 14, 2002 Pipeline Configuration Factual Report - Appendix 2 - Survey Notes for Line 1103  
158753 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 3 - Thomas P. Morgan 4/5/01 interview (page 17)  
158754 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 4 - Thomas P. Morgan 4/5/01 interview (page 12)  
158755 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 5 - Letter from El Paso to Richard Lopez (no date) and 8/24/00 e-mail from DL McFarden to DR  
158756 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 6 - Chart of pigging activities for line 1103  
158757 May 16, 2002 Pipeline System Configuration Factual Report - Attachment 7 - 5/25/01 letter from El Paso to NTSB