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Gulf Publishing’s Energy Web Atlas Releases New Features for Real-Time LNG Intelligence Service

Gulf Publishing Company, a leading provider of data and technical information for the international energy industry, announced several enhancements to the Energy Web Atlas (EWA) applications. The ESRI-based geographic information system (GIS) platform allows users to examine real-time project information, export and manipulate data, and serves as a comprehensive source of actionable project intelligence. EWA’s flagship mapping platform includes detailed information on every liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, providing users with a single reference source for global LNG data as well as comprehensive global pipeline information. Additional features for the LNG platform includes: Ability for […]

Mackenzie Gas Project Participants end JV

The Mackenzie gas project joint-venture participants today announced that they have decided not to proceed with the project at this time and are dissolving the joint venture. Since work on the Mackenzie gas project was initiated in 2000, the North American natural gas market has changed significantly. Mackenzie gas is currently not economically competitive with other sources of supply in North America, due to a combination of factors, including high project costs and the continued growth of low-cost North American unconventional gas supplies. “We recognize this is a disappointing day for the people of the […]

Magellan Midstream Pitches Crude Oil Pipeline in Texas

February 2018

Magellan Midstream Partners LP intends to develop a new pipeline and has launched an open season to assess customer interest to transport various grades of crude oil and condensate from the Permian and Eagle Ford basins to multiple destinations in the Corpus Christi and Houston, TX markets, including Magellan’s existing crude oil terminals in these markets. The proposed project would include construction of a 375-mile, 24-inch pipeline from Crane to a location near Three Rivers, TX, providing shippers the option to ultimately deliver crude oil and condensate from the Three Rivers area to the Houston […]

Tellurian to Develop Three Major Pipelines for Pipeline Network

February 2018

Tellurian Inc. announced that it expects to develop the Tellurian Pipeline Network, which would include the previously announced Driftwood Pipeline (DWPL) and two additional pipelines that would expand supply alternatives for the growing natural gas demand in Southwest Louisiana. DWPL is anticipated to be in-service mid-2021 and the additional two pipelines are anticipated to be in-service by the end of 2022, subject to commercialization. The newly proposed Permian Global Access Pipeline (PGAP) would be an approximately 625-mile, 42-inch pipeline transporting 2 Bcf/d of natural gas. PGAP would originate at the Waha Hub in Pecos County, TX, and […]

Gulf Publishing Company, Quest Offshore align for joint operation of offshore conferences

Gulf Publishing Company and Quest Offshore Resources have announced the formation of Gulf Quest LLC for the joint operation of offshore conferences, including the leading global deepwater technology event, Marine Construction Engineering Deepwater Development (MCEDD). MCEDD, in its 15th year in 2018, will benefit from the combined resources of Quest Offshore Resources and Gulf Publishing Company’s World Oil, according to Quest’s CEO, John Chadderdon. “With World Oil and the resources offered by Gulf, MCEDD will grow in the level of importance to the global deepwater industry,” said Chadderdon. “The challenges facing operators and suppliers alike […]

Pettibone Adds ARDCO Equipment as Louisiana Dealer

Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC announces the addition of ARDCO Equipment to its dealer network for material handling equipment. Located in New Iberia, Louisiana, ARDCO Equipment will represent Pettibone in Louisiana. ARDCO Equipment will carry all Pettibone product lines – Cary Lift pipe handlers, Extendo telehandlers, Speed Swing rail cranes – to serve various customers in oil and gas, construction and railroad maintenance. “After operating our own rental fleet for years, the timing was right to become a full-service dealer to meet all our customers’ needs,” said David Langley, director of business development and operations for ARDCO […]

New Equipment

February 2017

Inline Services Inline Services’ Cutter Disc is designed for enhanced cleaning of pipelines where wax, scale or debris is present. The angled-shaped edges of the disc act as cutter blades to scrape off deposits throughout the pipeline. The spaces in-between the cutter edges allow bypass of product to help suspend removed debris. The Cutter Disc can be used for many applications including chemical cleaning and removal of wax or black powder. The Cutter Disc can be used on any mandrel pig and is available for all pipe diameters. This disc is made from Inlines’ MAXITHANE™, […]

Business News

February 2017

EnLink Midstream names Leffel senior vice president EnLink Midstream LLC and EnLink Midstream Partners LP announced that Robbie Leffel joined the company as senior vice president of Crude Oil Commercial. Leffel is leading EnLink’s commercial crude oil services, working to significantly increase the crude oil segment’s contributions to EnLink’s portfolio. “Robbie is known in the industry for his deep crude oil expertise and leadership in commercial endeavors,” said Barry E. Davis, EnLink Midstream chairman and chief executive officer. “His addition emphasizes EnLink’s commitment to expanding our crude oil business. I look forward to seeing his […]

Here’s What Trump’s Presidency Means for the Pipeline Industry

February 2017

Election night was victorious for many and a tremendous defeat for others. Turning on my television, I had no idea who would take the presidential win. I distinctly remember the moment the polls started to tilt as county-level results from key battleground states started to filter in red and the Clinton camp started corking the popped champagne and bracing for defeat. All I could picture when Trump was crowned the president-elect was the iconic prom scene in Carrie as Clinton went from the euphoric state of prom queen to complete humiliation in front of the […]

Letter from the editor: We’ve redesigned our website for you!

January 2017

Pipeline News is excited to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website, pipeline-news.com. Our main goals with the newly developed website were to enhance the user experience through systematic menus, simplified navigation and well-organized, frequently updated content. In addition to our renovated design and stream of daily content, we have added new tools to meet our user’s needs: Featured Projects: The Featured Projects section highlights three current projects on the homepage that are either in the planned, new or ongoing stage Pipeline Information Portal: The Pipeline Information Portal offers users resources via our sister […]