Transport - Exclusives

GPA Midstream Adds Regulatory Focus

Advocacy group speaks for midstream sector’s interests at federal and state levels.

2016/09/26

Enterprise Products, INEOS Load First Cargo Of Ethane From Morgan’s Point

Enterprise ships first cargo of ethane from the Houston Ship Channel to Rafnes, Norway.

2016/09/09

Excelerate Energy Completes LNG Ship-To-Ship Transfer Milestone

Excelerate hits milestone with 1,000th STS transfer of LNG at Argentine terminal.

2016/09/07

Mexico’s Open For Business

U.S. firms across the value chain can take advantage of opportunities that will emerge from Mexico’s energy reform, say experts at EnerCom.

2016/08/23

Transport - LNG

Delays Choke Needed Pipeline Takeaway From Northeast

Natural gas growth will be stymied by projects in limbo, S&P analysts said.

2016/09/28

Midstream Texas: Calls For Vigilance On Cost Control

Midstream Texas panel cites need to mimic upstream sector’s success in innovation and project efficiency.

2016/09/28

Shipping, Trucking Could Use Gas From Europe's Underused LNG Terminals

Andrew Morris, who heads Poyry's gas and oil focus group, said shipping and trucking could consume 15 billion cubic meters (Bcm) of gas in the EU by 2030 compared with the current 1 Bcm consumption, Reuters reported.

2016/09/27

Petrobras Reports Regulatory Issues Prevent Sale Of LNG Terminal

Regulatory issues are preventing Petrobras from progressing with plans to sell its LNG regasification terminal located in the state of Ceara, Pedro Parente, CEO of the state-run oil company, said on Sept. 26.

2016/09/26

Transport - Pipelines

Midstream A&D Pipes Up: 48 Hours, $3.8 Billion In Deals

From the Permian Basin to the Marcellus Shale, pipelines deals scored a triumph to close out third quarter.

2016/09/28

Canada Must Decide Whether To Double Trans Mountain Pipeline Capacity

The Trans Mountain twinning would allow producers to transport more crude to tidewater, where they can get higher prices. Canadian crude trades at a discount, in part because of pipeline capacity shortages, Reuters reported.

2016/09/28

Delays Choke Needed Pipeline Takeaway From Northeast

Natural gas growth will be stymied by projects in limbo, S&P analysts said.

2016/09/28

Midstream Texas: Calls For Vigilance On Cost Control

Midstream Texas panel cites need to mimic upstream sector’s success in innovation and project efficiency.

2016/09/28

Transport - Trucks & Rails

Derailed Canadian Pacific Train Leaks Diesel Near Toronto Residential Area

Toronto police said there were no charges involved in the incident, Reuters reported.

2016/08/22

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.

2016/07/25

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.

2016/07/13

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.

2016/06/22