Update: July 22
Stage 5 fracking activities are complete. Stage 6 fracking activities are scheduled to begin in mid-September.
Update: June 27, 2014
Stage five perforation activities on will begin on Monday, June 30, 2014. Perforating equipment includes two (2) frac tanks, two (2) pump trucks, one (1) perforating truck, and one (1) crane truck. These trucks will begin arriving at the site as early as Friday, June 27th.
Perforation activities will last for four days with no additional truck traffic accessing the site during this period. The trucks will then leave the site in the same manner they arrived.
The following is the perforation schedule:
Trinity J Unit 1H June 30th
Trinity F Unit 1H June 30th
Trinity I Unit 1H July 1st
Trinity A Unit 1H July 1st
Trinity B Unit 1H July 2nd
Trinity D Unit 1H July 2nd
Trinity E Unit 1H July 3rd
Perforation is a pre-fracking activity that involves running perforating guns, a string of shaped charges, down to the desired depth and firing them to perforate the well casing;
- Water usage will be minimal and will come from the on-site frack pond which is supplied by a private water well;
- Perforation activities are limited to daytime hours (7:00 am to 7:00 pm) only;
- No air quality or noise issues are anticipated with perforation, however these items will be constantly monitored. Sound walls will not be installed during perforating activities;
- All incidents and violations will be recorded and reported.
General Administrative Permits
Grading and Hydrology Permits