Transport - Exclusives

For Natural Gas, Mexico Can Be Permian’s New Best Friend

Vaquero CEO tells DUG Permian Basin crowd that the way for gas exports to Mexico is through the Permian's Waha Hub.


Permian Remains Driving Force In Trucking Success

Panelists at Hart Energy’s DUG Permian said availability of experienced crude haulers in the  Permian Basin, continued productivity of play, keep trucking industry rolling.

Joseph Markman

Fires Hurt Already Weak Rail Traffic

Crude by rail shipments continue to decline from their peak in 2013-2014.


The Interview: Tesoro Grows West And Phil Anderson Explains How

Q&A with the president of Tesoro Logistics LP


Transport - LNG

Golar LNG, Schlumberger Target Stranded Gas With New JV

The JV comes about six months after Golar and Schlumberger said they signed a memorandum of understanding.


Argentina Buys Six LNG Cargoes In Tender Offer

Transaction levels for all cargoes were concluded above $6 per million British thermal units, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo

Chevron Signs LNG Agreement With Chinese Energy Company

A subsidiary of the San Ramon, Calif.-based company signed an agreement with a JOVO subsidiary for the delivery of up to 0.5 million metric tons per annum of LNG over five years.

Emily Moser

Changes Ahead For LNG Export Market

U.S., Australia to rule global LNG export market in the next decade, EIA conference panel says.


Transport - Pipelines

Suncor Diluent Pipeline That Leaked Remains Shut-in

Suncor did not immediately respond to requests for comment, but said on July 22 there had been no impact on operations. 

Erin Pedigo

Update: Husky Oil Spill Reaches Second Canadian City

Farms outside the city of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, that rely on city water have had supplies cut off, Reuters reported. 

Erin Pedigo

Shell, Phillips Boost Shares In Explorer Pipeline

Midstream majors Shell and Phillips buy additional equity interest in Explorer Pipeline Co.


At Least 40% Of Western Canada Oil Spill Recovered, Officials Say

The heavy oil and diluent leaked from Husky Energy Inc.'s Saskatchewan gathering system pipeline on July 21, flowing into the North Saskatchewan River.

Emily Moser

Transport - Trucks & Rails

Canada Will Phase Out Older Crude-by-rail Cars By November

U.S. crude-by-rail volumes were 427,000 barrels per day (Mbbl/d) in April, down from a peak of 1.1 MMbbl/d in 2014, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo

US Regulators Propose Information-sharing Rule For Trains Carrying Crude

The June 3 accident, in which nearly a dozen rail cars in a 96-car Union Pacific train carrying crude derailed and burst into flames about 70 miles from Portland, Ore., rekindled oil-by-rail safety concerns, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo

With Pipeline Down, Suncor Trucks Oil From Mackay River Oil Sands Site

One source said Suncor wanted to transport about 10 Mbb/d by truck and needed to move the bitumen volumes so it can keep producing and maintain pressure in its oil sands reservoir.

Erin Pedigo

Anti-oil Protesters Arrested After Blocking Trains In Washington State

The protest delayed five freight trains carrying grain and general freight and not oil or coal, according to BNSF spokesman Gus Melonas, Reuters said. 

Erin Pedigo