Notice of Right-of-Way Amendment Application: Trans-Alaska Pipeline System
The Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources, pursuant to Alaska Statute (AS) 38.35.070, hereby gives notice that Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, as agent for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) lessees, submitted a request to amend the Right-of-Way Lease for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, ADL 63574, to add approximately 0.8 acres of land near pipeline milepost (PLMP) 67.7.
The purpose of the request is to add lands for installation of a deep anode groundbed to enhance the existing groundbed and corrosion protection of the buried TAPS mainline. The anode groundbed will be composed of an 8-inch diameter drilled angle hole, cased with steel pipe, and will be approximately 300 feet in depth.
Click the links below to view the public notice and amendment application.
Commissioner's Decision and Amendment of Right-of-Way Lease
Cathodic Protection Field Flood Repairs - PLMP 18.5
Donlin Gold ROW application public comment period closed
The State Pipeline Coordinator's Office has concluded the public hearings and comment period on the Donlin Gold natural gas pipeline right-of-way lease application. All comments relevant to Alaska Statute 38.35 are being considered and will be addressed in the Commissioner's Analysis and Preliminary Decision.
There will be another opportunity to submit comments on this proposed pipeline project during the Commissioner's Analysis public review period, expected to begin in spring of 2016.
SPCO moves offices in January 2015
The SPCO has moved from our downtown offices - the new address is:
State Pipeline Coordinator's Office
3651 Penland Parkway
Anchorage, AK 99508
Please call (907) 269-6403 for more information.
2014 State Pipeline Coordinator's Office Annual Report
The State Pipeline Coordinator's Office produces an annual report that includes a comprehensive overview of the agency, summaries of pipeline operator reports and an extensive review of each section's activities during the previous year. Click here to view the 2014 SPCO Annual Report.