Agreement With Well Owner of Operator
(1)No licensee must perform well logging operations with a sealed source(s) unless, prior to commencement of the operation, the licensee has a written agreement with the well operator, well owner, drilling contractor or landowner. This written agreement must identify who will meet the following requirements:
(a)In the event that a well to be logged, using radioactive material, penetrates a potable aquifer or contains potable water, that well must be cased from top to bottom prior to the well-logging;
(b)In the event a sealed source is lodged downhole, a reasonable effort at recovery will be made;
(c)No person shall attempt to recover a sealed source in a manner which, in the licensee’s opinion, could result in its rupture; and
(d)In the event a decision is made to abandon the sealed source down hole, the requirements of OAR 333-113-0501 (Notification of Incidents, Abandonment and Lost Sources)(3) must be met within 30 days.
(2)The licensee must retain a copy of the written agreement after the completion of the well logging operation in accordance with 333-100-0057 (Maintenance of Records).
Rule 333-113-0010 — Agreement With Well Owner of Operator,