Transport - Truck Rails

Crude-By-Rail Shipments From Canada Rose 48% In October

Canadian crude-by-rail exports to the U.S. rose 48% in October vs. the previous month, National Energy Board (NEB) data showed on Jan. 11, as volumes recovered from a steep slump earlier in the year.

2017/01/11

More Bakken Crude Will Move By Rail With DAPL In Limbo

Energy companies that had planned to ship crude on the Dakota Access Pipeline will turn to rail, a transport method that poses its own risks to the environment and local communities, Reuters reported.

2016/12/06

Watco To Acquire Additional Bulk Terminals From Kinder Morgan

Watco To Acquire Additional Bulk Terminals From Kinder Morgan

2016/11/10

Canada To Implement Oil Tanker Ban In Northern British Columbia

Transport Minister Marc Garneau confirmed the plan in an interview with CBC Radio's "The House," the broadcaster said on its website.

2016/11/07

US Frack Sand Companies Boost Prices In Sign Of Shale Recovery

U.S. producers of sand used to extract oil from shale are raising prices due to stronger demand, a sign higher oil prices are improving the outlook for the domestic fracking industry.

2016/11/04

Ameripointe Logistics Hub Will Provide Frack Sand Transloading, Storage Services

Michael Collins, vice president of business development for CIG Logistics, said the hub will employ railroad engineers, conductors, bulk terminal operators and others. 

2016/11/02

Crude Realities For Bakken Oil: Shell Scraps West Coast Rail Facility

Shell's move on Oct. 6 comes at a bad time for Bakken producers, who have endured a two-year price rout and need new routes to move their oil to coastal refineries.

2016/10/10

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

Loss Of Sandpiper Could Help Bring Bakken Into Balance

If Sandpiper Pipeline Project is snuffed, supply-and-demand balance in Bakken could arrive sooner, East Daley analysts say.

2016/08/11

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

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