Transport - Pipelines


California’s Oil Production Reassessed After Plains All American Spill

February 1986 saw California’s peak total oil production of 1.11 million barrels a day. Environmental battles and challenging drilling in uneven rock layers have curbed new drilling, Bloomberg said.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:57

Tall Oak Midstream Will Build New Stack Play Gathering, Transportation System

The new system will have a storage and truck unloading facility east of Okarche, Okla. The system is scheduled to be in service by 2015’s fourth quarter.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:00

Moore Appointed As Polyflow’s CEO

Jim Moore was appointed CEO. Previously, Moore was COO. Prior to joining Polyflow, Moore was a consultant for manufacturing companies. He also was CEO of PolyPipe Inc.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 15:37

DOE Approves Pieridae Energy (USA) Request To Export Gas To Canada

U.S. Department of Energy granted authorization May 22. Pieridae will purchase natural gas exported to Canada and process it in Goldboro, Nova Scotia. Resulting LNG will ship to FTA countries.

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 16:57

Enable Midstream Completes Nesson Gathering System’s First Phase

Construction of the first segment of the Nesson system began in July 2014. Nesson serves XTO Energy Inc. and has a maximum throughput of 1,800 barrels per day.

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 15:48

American Midstream Begins Bakken Crude System Open Season

Proposed system will be 50 miles long and can handle up to 40,000 barrels per day of Bakken crude. Initially, the system can handle about 15 Mbbl/d beginning in June. 

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 14:54

10 Safety Success Steps For Pipeline Operators

The American Petroleum Institute is set to finalize recommendations to help pipeline operators improve their existing safety management systems.

Theresa Ward
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:31

Pembina Will Provide Sturgeon Refinery Terminaling

Pembina will provide terminaling under a 30-year fixed return agreement and a 10-year NGL mix purchase and sale agreement related to the third fractionator it’s constructing at its Redwater site.

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:59

Plains All American: Oil Cleanup Operations Continue At California Beach

State and federal agencies clean up crude oil that leaked from a Plains All American Pipeline LP pipeline in Santa Barbara County, Calif., on May 20. 

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 09:47

Plains All American: Oil Spills From California Pipeline

Oil leaked from a 24-inch pipeline in Santa Barbara County, Calif. Pipeline belongs to Plains All American Pipeline LP. Initial reports said oil reached a culvert leading to Pacific Ocean.

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:28

Georgia DOT Declines KMI’s Palmetto Application

Palmetto will transport petroleum products from Louisiana, Mississippi and South Carolina to parts of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Palmetto will handle 167,000 barrels per day of capacity.

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 15:04

Southcross Begins Y-Grade Texas Pipeline Open Season

Southcross will transport Y-Grade, beginning near Woodsboro, Texas and ending near Robstown. The pipeline will access Southcross’ holding company’s Y-Grade Pipeline that runs from Pettus to Robstown.

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 16:13