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Williams, Targa Plan New Pipeline Projects

Williams and Targa Resources announced new NGL agreements and pipeline projects that will link the Kansas and Mont Belvieu, Texas, markets. Williams will build a 188-mile Bluestream Pipeline from its fractionator in Conway, Kan, and the southern terminus of Overland Pass Pipeline to an interconnect with Targa’s Grand Prix NGL Pipeline in Kingfisher County, Okla. Targa will construct a 110-mile extension of Grand Prix from southern Oklahoma into the Sooner Trend (oil field), Anadarko (basin), Canadian and Kingfisher (counties) (“STACK”) region of Central Oklahoma where it will connect with Williams’ new Bluestream Pipeline. In connection […]

Open season for ACE Pipeline underway

February 2019

Phillips 66 Partners, Harvest Midstream and PBF Logistics commenced an open season for the ACE Pipeline System after agreeing to jointly develop the 400 Mbpd Louisiana project. The ACE system would provide crude oil transportation service from the market hub in St. James, LA, to downstream refining destinations in Belle Chasse, Meraux, and Chalmette, LA, the venture partners said. It includes a new-build segment to connect the St. James market center to the CAM Pipeline. Harvest Midstream will contribute its existing CAM Pipeline to the ACE Pipeline System. The ACE project may also include the […]

Wolf Midstream breaks ground on Midland Basin pipeline

February 2019

Wolf Midstream Partners LLC announced the launch of a binding open season to solicit long-term, firm shipper commitments for the proposed Gray Wolf Crude Connector, a new crude oil pipeline to serve the Midland Basin. Through the open season, Wolf plans to construct the approximately 55-mile Gray Wolf Crude Connector, with an initial capacity of 120 Mbpd, originating near Big Spring, TX and connecting to Midland, TX, with multiple joint tariff options to access the Corpus Christi/Ingleside export market. As part of a broader strategy to better serve Midland Basin producers, the Gray Wolf Crude […]

WBI proposes North Bakken Expansion Project

February 2019

MDU Resources Group Inc. has announced that subsidiary WBI Energy Inc. plans to construct approximately 67 miles of new pipeline, compression and ancillary facilities to transport natural gas from core Bakken production areas in western North Dakota to an interconnection point with Northern Border Pipeline. This North Bakken Expansion Project, as designed, would provide 200 MMcf/d of natural gas transportation capacity. Dependent on regulatory and environmental permitting and finalization of transportation agreements with customers, construction on the project is expected to begin in early 2021 and be completed late that year. WBI Energy held an […]

Tallgrass Sets Open Season for Pony Express Pipeline Expansion

LEAWOOD, Kan. – Tallgrass Energy scheduled an open season for crude oil shipping commitments from the Guernsey, Wyo., origin point to refinery delivery points along the Pony Express system and Cushing, Okla. The open season begins at noon Friday and ends Jan. 18. Depending on the results, the pipeline could expand capacity an additional 300,000 bpd beyond its expected year-end capacity of 400,000 bpd. The company expects to reach full service in the third quarter of 2020.

Wolf Launches Open Season for Midland Basin Crude Oil Pipeline

ALLAS – Wolf Midstream Partners launched a binding open season to solicit long-term, shipper commitments for the proposed Red Wolf Crude Connector, a new crude oil pipeline to serve the Midland Basin. The open season ends at 4 p.m. CST Dec. 14. The 40-mile, 16-inch pipeline, with an initial capacity of 120,000 bpd, would originate in Howard County near Big Spring, Texas and connect to Wolf’s existing crude oil terminal and downstream connections near Colorado City, Texas. The Red Wolf Crude Connector will provide a direct takeaway option for producers and shippers to realize committed […]

Phillips 66, Bridger Plan Pipeline from Bakken to Texas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Phillips 66 and Bridger Pipeline announced they have preliminary plans for a new pipeline to send Bakken crude oil to Texas. The Liberty Pipeline will transport 350,000 bpd of oil from the Bakken and Rockies production areas to Corpus Christi, Texas. Bridger Pipeline spokesman Bill Salvin told the Bismarck Tribune there’s a need for more crude oil pipeline capacity from both North Dakota and Wyoming, adding interest from shippers will determine the final pipeline route. The project will involve a combination of new construction and expanding existing pipelines. If the companies’ plans materialize […]

Construction contract awarded for European Gas Pipeline

October 2018

Gascade, a subsidiary of BASF and Gazprom, has awarded a construction contract for six lots of the European Gas Pipeline (EUGAL) to the joint venture between Bonatti and Max Streicher. The pipeline will be powered by the Nord Stream 2, the gas transport network that connects Siberia to the heart of Europe via the Baltic Sea. The EUGAL route will cover 300 miles and have a capacity of 55 Bcm annually. The 56-inch pipeline is divided into 14 lots. The scope of the work awarded to the joint venture includes the construction of the southern […]

Tallgrass announces Seahorse Pipeline open season

October 2018

Tallgrass Energy LP announced an open season soliciting binding shipper commitments for crude oil transportation service on Seahorse Pipeline. The proposed Seahorse project is a 700-mile, 30-inch crude oil pipeline with capacity to transport up to 800 Mbpd from Cushing, OK, to the Louisiana Gulf Coast. Operating as a multi-grade common batch system, Seahorse, along with Tallgrass’ Pony Express Pipeline, would ensure domestic refiners and international markets have access to “neat” barrels from five different production basins. Tallgrass said the Seahorse open season will end in October, with commercial operations expected to start in the […]

CJ Express Pipeline starts open season

October 2018

Midcoast Energy LLC is proposing a new pipeline, the CJ Express, which will be incorporated into the existing Midcoast East Texas System. Midcoast East Texas is the largest gathering and processing system in the East Texas basin with more than 4,300 miles of pipeline, 1.3 Bcf/d of treating capacity, 700 MMcf/d of processing capacity and current throughput of over 1.3 Bcf/d. Midcoast East Texas has recently seen substantial volume growth with increased production from the East Texas and Louisiana Haynesville Shale. CJ Express will provide natural gas transportation services directly from the Carthage area to […]