dot pipeline compliance news | December 2018
Senate Committee Hearing on Pipeline Safety in the Merrimack Valley: Incident Prevention and Response
The US Senate on Commerce, Science and Transportation held a hearing on November 26th to hear testimony regarding the
over-pressurization incident that occurred in Merrimack Valley Massachusetts on September 13, 2018. Representatives
from the federal, state and local government, emergency responders, NiSource and affected public provided testimony,
including what actions are being taken to understand the causes of the incident and what steps are being taken to prevent
a similar incident from occurring in the future.
To read and/or download copies of testimonies, click here.