Freedom Railcar Solutions LLC was created to provide a mobile and on-site repair and maintenance service for crude-by-rail shippers, operators and other railcar lessors in the Bakken Shale and Powder River Basin.
As countries in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region work to create improved trade routes, the emphasis is on increasing oil and natural gas pipeline distribution, according to a new report from research and consulting company GlobalData.
American Midstream Partners’ request for a shortened 10-day objection period related to its proposed abandonment of the Midla Pipeline was rejected by FERC on April 11. FERC instead authorized a 22-day objection period that will end May 2.
In a deal that could be worth as much as CA$15 million (US$13.76 million), two north coast First Nations signed revenue-sharing agreements with British Columbia’s government related to the development of a proposed LNG export terminal.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration proposed more than $9.7 million in civil penalties in 2013 against pipeline operators who violate safety regulations. The figure is the highest yearly amount of proposed penalties in the agency's history.
Vladimir Putin is more likely to sign a 30-year deal to supply pipeline gas to China next month after more than a decade of false starts because the crisis in Ukraine is forcing Russia to look for markets outside Europe.
American Midstream Partners’ request for permission to abandon the Midla pipeline in Louisiana is being fought by those who contend the closure would force some customers to pay up to 10 times as much for natural gas.
Earthjustice and other environmental organizations filed suit against Kinder Morgan and the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to halt the shipment of crude oil from the Bakken Shale into Richmond, Calif.
The midstream sees growing opposition to crude by rail shipments from many sectors, a Southern Methodist University researcher told the 10th annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference, held March 25 in Houston.