Seneca worked with New Pig Well Pad Containment to place the liners and containment barriers necessary for being in compliance.
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Secondary containment for oils used during drilling and completions may be required by federal and state regulations.
As oil and gas exploration increased in the Appalachian basin, New Pig Corporation recognized an opportunity for innovation.
There are two types of secondary containment, according to the federal definition: specific and general.
New Pig Energy saw a challenge facing the natural gas drilling industry and decided to meet it head on.
Under state code Chapter 78, operators must submit a site-specific Preparedness, Prevention and Contingency (PPC) Plan with their drilling permit application. Such a plan must identify emergency contact numbers, procedures for reporting spills and an immediate response plan for cleanup.