The operator for the notified Major Accident Hazard Pipelines (MAHP) in this area is National Grid. The product carried is natural gas.
National Grid supply maps showing pipeline routes, data on bore diameter, operating pressure and above ground equipment such as valves and pumping stations.
For security reasons this information is not available to the public. Local Authority Planning and Emergency Planning sections can request the Pipeline Major Accident Prevention Document containing the above information from National Grid.
The Pipeline Safety Regulations 1996 task local authorities with the production of emergency plans or the modification of existing plans, to cover MAHP within their area. The Health and Safety Executive notify the use of those pipelines that require plans in the region.
If you smell gas call the Nation Grid free on 0800 111 999.
For further information:
Contact: Engineering Manager
Telephone: 01768 817817
Fax: 01768 890732
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG