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Storm Disrupts US Energy Operations from Pipelines to Terminals

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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


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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