US Seeks More Time on Atlantic Coast Appeal Filing

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Texas May Stiffen Penalties for Pipeline Damage

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lawmakers in Texas are considering a ... Read More

Bulgaria Builds Gas Link to End Full Reliance on Russian Gas

Bulgaria started building a $268 million (240 million euro) ... Read More

New York Regulators Deny Permit for Key Gas Pipeline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – State environmental regulators denied ... Read More

API Names Next CEO

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has elected Mike Som... Read More

PLCA Names Shuler President of Associate Members

The Pipe Line Contractors Association (PLCA) has named Jared... Read More

API President to Step Down in August

After 10 years running one of Washington’s most influentia... Read More

API Names New Arkansas Petroleum Council Executive Director

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has named Kelly Robb... Read More

Saudi Aramco Inks 20-Year Deal with Sempra for LNG Supply

(PLN News Services) – Saudi Aramco signed a 20-year agreem... Read More

IFM Investors to Acquire Operator Buckeye Partners for $6.5 Billion

(Reuters) – Asset manager IFM Investors will acquire pipel... Read More

Chevron Drops $33 Billion Pursuit of Anadarko, Hands Win to Occidental

Chevron Corp abandoned its pursuit of Anadarko Petroleum Co... Read More

Marathon Petroleum Combines Midstream Operations for $9 Billion

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — Marathon Petroleum Corp. is merging t... Read More

Planned Projects

Owner: Buckeye Partners LP

Project: South Texas Gateway Pipeline

Type: Project includes the construction of a 24-inch distribution system named Buckeye Texas Market Center; the addition of a fifth deep-water dock at the BTP facilities, capable of high-rate loading Suezmax-sized vessels, which would complement existing export and import capabilities; the expansion of the storage capabilities at BTP’s Corpus Christi facilities; and the construction of a long-haul pipeline

Location: Wink and Midland, TX – Corpus Christi, TX

Start: 2019

Comments: Project is currently undergoing an open season and, when complete, will have a total capacity of up to 400 Mbpd with multiple segregations

New Projects

Owner: Enterprise Products Partners LP

Contractor(s): Primoris/Holloman Corp./Pumpco

Project: Midland-to-Sealy Pipeline

Type: Project includes the construction of 24-inch pipeline

Miles: 416

Location: Midland, TX - Sealy, TX

Completion: 2018

Comments: Pipeline will have the capability to provide up to 540 Mbpd of take-away capacity for growing volumes of crude oil, and condensate from the Permian Basin

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Ongoing Projects

Owner: Enterprise Products Pipeline LP

Contractor(s): NC Contractors

Project: ECHO Phase II

Type: Project includes the extension the 30-inch ECHO Pipeline

Miles: 80

Location: Wilson County, TX – Gardendale, TX

Start: 2017

Comments: Project will increase capacity to 350,000 bpd

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