WBI Energy to Expand Line Section 27

August 2017

MDU Resources Group Inc. announced that its subsidiary WBI Energy Inc. intends to expand its Line Section 27 natural gas transportation system in the Bakken producing area in northwestern North Dakota.

The $27 million to $30 million expansion project will include construction of 13 miles of 24-inch pipeline and associated facilities. When the expansion is complete, the transportation capacity on WBI Energys Line Section 27 will exceed 600 MDth/d. The targeted in-service date for the project is fall 2018, which is the same timeframe for completion as WBI Energys $55 million to $60 million Valley Expansion project near Fargo, ND.