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

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.


Chevron: Australia's Gorgon LNG Plant To Resume Output Soon

After the shutdown on July 1, Chevron initially said production would restart in the "coming week." The plant has exported just two cargoes since its launch in March.

Emily Moser

Transport - Pipelines

Report: US Would Miss Emissions Target If New Gas Pipelines Are Built

Environmentalists and landowners in states like New York have helped to block or slow down construction of proposed pipelines, such as the Pennsylvania-to-New York Constitution Pipeline, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo

Water Midstream Completes Extension Of Permian Saltwater Pipeline

Water Midstream's new Midland County extension will create direct pipeline connections for saltwater disposal for more than 100 existing and planned wells. This will reduce operator costs for saltwater transportation and disposal.

Emily Moser

BP Reportedly Selling UK Oil Terminals, Pipeline Stake

The company is planning to offload its stake in the onshore U.K. Oil Pipeline (UKOP), which it co-owns as part of a consortium with Shell, Valero Energy and Total, the report said.

Emily Moser

Ethane Recovery Upside: Comparing ONEOK and Targa

Targa, ONEOK differ in abilities to transport ethane via own NGL pipelines.


Transport - Trucks & Rails

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

Oregon Asks US Regulator To Ban Oil-By-Rail

Oregon is the first U.S. state to request such a move, although environmental lobbyists have called for years for a moratorium on oil trains after a series of explosive accidents.

Emily Moser