Enbridge Eases Terms on Mainline Pipeline Volumes

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – Enbridge lowered oil-shi... Read More

Kinder Morgan Considering Bakken Takeaway Expansion

(P&GJ) — Another pipeline could soon be carrying more ... Read More

Medallion Starts Open Season for Midland Crude System

HOUSTON (P&GJ) Medallion today launched a binding open s... Read More

Pipeline Expansion, Reversal May Offset Pa. Refinery Losses

HOUSTON (PLN) – The Central Atlantic Region is boosting im... Read More

Welding Superintendent Named Man of the Year

Michels Welding Superintendent Charles “Buddy” Kervin wa... 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

Enbridge Delays Start of Mainline Open Season, Traders Say

NEW YORK/CALGARY (Reuters) – Enbridge delayed the start of... Read More

Welding Superintendent Named Man of the Year

Michels Welding Superintendent Charles “Buddy” Kervin wa... Read More

UGI Buying TC Energy’s $1.28 Billion Columbia Midstream Assets

(PLN) – TC Energy said it has agreed to sell some of its C... Read More

Energy Transfer to Expand Dakota Access Capacity

BISMARCK, N.D. – Energy Transfer Partners (ET) plans to ne... 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


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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