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Delivery Record Set on Williams Partners’ Transco System

As frigid conditions blanket the U.S., Williams Partners L.P. announced that, on Jan.5, 2018, it delivered a record amount of natural gas on its Transco interstate gas pipeline, providing essential services to gas distribution companies, power generators and other customers located along the Eastern Seaboard and Gulf Coast. The nation’s largest-volume natural gas transmission system, Transco delivered a record-breaking 15.58 million dekatherms (MMdt) on Jan. 5, 2018. The new peak-day mark surpasses the previous high that was set on Jan. 1, 2018. The Transco system, which runs from South Texas to New York City, also established […]

Kreuz Subsea Wins Offshore Hydrostatic Testing Contract

Kreuz Subsea has received a contract from Larsen & Toubro (L&T) to conduct hydrostatic testing on pipelines associated with Oil & Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) Pipeline Replacement Project (PRP4) and Daman field development projects, off the west coast of India. To complete the project, the company will use five vessels, including the DP2 purpose-built SURF vessel, Kreuz Installer, and the diving support and construction work barge, Kreuz Supporter. “The waters of Daman field are known for experiencing very high tidal currents and near zero visibility,” Kreuz Subsea CEO AJ Jain, said. “Being awarded this work to ultimately […]

EVX Midstream to Construct Eagle Ford Oil Pipeline

EVX Midstream Partners, LLC has signed a definitive agreement to build, own and operate a new crude oil gathering system in McMullen County, Texas with one of the nation’s largest independent oil and gas producers.  The system, which is expected to be placed in service during the second quarter of 2018, will consist of large-diameter gathering over approximately 20,000 dedicated acres and a storage terminal with connectivity to Eagle Ford JV Pipeline. “We are pleased to continue executing our multi commodity development plans in the Eagle Ford,” Herb Chambers IV, President and CEO of EVX Midstream […]

L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Wins Offshore Pipeline Construction Contract

L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro, has signed an offshore contract for the Bassein Development 3 Well Platform & Pipeline Project with Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), valued at approximately $229 million. Under the terms of the agreement, L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited will provide engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning services for the project. The scope of work includes three new wellhead platforms, a 23-kilometer subsea pipeline, composite subsea power cable, clamp-on works on an existing platform and modification work on nine existing platforms in the western offshore basin in […]

American Midstream Begins Full Operation of Cayenne Pipeline

American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) today announced the completion and commencement of deliveries on the previously announced Cayenne Pipeline joint venture between the company and Targa Resources Corp. The Cayenne Pipeline will initially possess 40,000 bpd of Y-grade NGL transport capacity with the ability to expand to more than 50,000 bpd. The pipeline will originate from the Targa-operated Venice gas processing plant and deliver to fractionation in Southern Louisiana. It is supported by a 15-year dedication for all NGL production from Targa’s 750 MMcf/d Venice plant with inlet from six offshore Gulf of Mexico pipelines. “Cayenne not only benefits offshore producers […]

TechnipFMC Awarded Offshore Pipeline Construction Project Contract

TechnipFMC has been awarded an integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (iEPCI™) contract from VNG Norge AS for the Fenja Project, located in the Norwegian Sea. Under the terms of the contract, TechnipFMC is responsible for the provision of subsea equipment including umbilicals, risers, flowlines and the subsea production system. We are grateful to VNG for being an early mover in embracing the iEPCITMexecution model and very happy to support their first E&P development as operator,” Hallvard Hasselknippe, President of TechnipFMC’s Subsea Projects, said. “The Fenja project will have the longest Electrically Trace Heated (ETH) pipeline in the […]

SoCalGas Begins Work on Innovative Fiber-Optic Installation to Monitor Pipelines in Real-Time

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced it has begun construction on a first-of-its kind, fiber optic cable installation that will allow the company to monitor the condition of its high-pressure transmission pipelines in real-time. The fiber optic technology is being installed along a new, seven-mile section of natural gas pipeline in Bakersfield, California and will serve as an early warning system to detect unauthorized construction work that could damage the pipeline and changes in pressure in the line that could indicate a leak. “SoCalGas is committed to modernizing our infrastructure to enhance safety for our […]

Cactus II Pipeline Open Season Begins

A subsidiary of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. today announced it has received sufficient customer interest to conduct a binding open season for committed crude oil transportation on the Cactus II Pipeline. The open season started today, Dec. 13, 2017 and will end at 12 p.m. CT on Jan. 12, 2018. The Cactus II Pipeline runs from the Permian Basin to the Corpus Christi/Ingleside area, with origin points in Orla, Wink South, Midland, Crane and McCamey, TX. The open season provides an opportunity for shippers to enter into transportation services agreements providing for long-term crude oil […]

Companies to Explore Building Crude Oil Terminal, Pipeline in Texas

Harvest Pipeline Company, an affiliate of Hilcorp Energy Company, and Vitol Inc. have reached an agreement to explore joint development of a state of the art crude oil terminal to be located in the Port of Corpus Christi. As part of the project, a new 16-inch lateral pipeline will also be built to transport crude oil to the terminal. “The agreement between Harvest Pipeline Company and Vitol is an extraordinary opportunity to help satisfy the growing need for export capacity along the Texas Gulf Coast,” said Sean Kolassa, President of Harvest Pipeline Company. “We are excited for the project […]

Kinder Morgan Wins Appeal To Start Trans Mountain Work

Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) on Thursday ruled in favor of Kinder Morgan, saying the company is not required to comply with two sections of the City of Burnaby’s bylaws as it prepares to begin construction of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project. The Project envisages the twinning of the existing pipeline between Edmonton, Alberta and Burnaby, British Columbia, to raise the nominal capacity of the pipeline system to 890,000 bpd from 300,000 bpd. The project is supported by the oil industry in Canada, but is fiercely opposed by environmentalists and indigenous tribes. The province of […]