Mojave Line No. 1901 Replacement Project

Summary

SCH Number
2016128387
Lead Agency
Fish & Wildlife 4 (Fresno) (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 4)
Document Title
Mojave Line No. 1901 Replacement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
The Project is the replacement of two (2) sections of the Mojave Pipeline known as the Common Mainline/West Side Lateral Line (Line NO. 1901), an existing interstate natural gas pipeline facility, which is jointly owned by Mojave Pipeline Company, LLC (MPC), a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, Inc., and Kern River Gas Transmission Company, although operated by MPC. The Project includes two (2) segment replacements of the existing 30-inch-diameter pipeline sections totaling approximately 1,825 feet with thicker-walled pipe designed to meet United State Department of Transportation (USDOT) Class III location requirements. The Permittees are required to replace the two segments of existing pipeline to maintain compliance with USDOT design and safety requirements.

Contact Information
Benessa Espino
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 4
1234 East Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA 93710

559 243-4014 x274

Location

Cities
Taft Bakersfield
Counties
Kern

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
21080(b)(4); 15269(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Project activities include vegetation clearing along the pipeline alignment, pipe delivery and stringing, pipeline bypass installation, grading and topsoil segregation, trench digging, pipeline removal, bending and welding, pipeline installation, hydrostatic testing, padding and backfilling, and cleanup and restoration.
Download CSV New Search