Category Archives: Industry News

Open season for Phillips 66’ crude oil pipeline systems

Nov
12
2018

Share this article:Phillips 66 and Bridger Pipeline LLC have announced a joint open season for the proposed Liberty Pipeline, which will provide shippers the opportunity to secure crude oil transportation service from the Rockies and Bakken production areas to Corpus …

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US judge halts construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline

Nov
09
2018

Share this article:A federal judge in Montana halted construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday on the grounds that the U.S. government did not complete a full analysis of the environmental impact of the TransCanada project. The ruling …

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Michigan pipeline project uncertain after U.S. election

Nov
08
2018

Share this article:One of Sarnia’s chemical valley companies is bracing for a challenge following the U.S. midterm elections. Only a month after outgoing Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder made a deal with Enbridge to run their new, upgraded Line 5 pipeline …

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Open season for potential Cushing-to-Houston crude oil pipeline

Nov
06
2018

Share this article:Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. and Navigator Energy Services have announced the launch of an open season to jointly assess customer interest to transport various grades of light crude oil and condensate from Cushing, Oklahoma to Houston, Texas. All …

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TransCanada considers JV and asset sales to fund Keystone XL project

Nov
05
2018

Share this article:Canadian pipeline operator TransCanada is reportedly looking to pursue joint ventures (JVs) and divestments to secure funds for the construction of its $8bn Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. The company is assessing all financing options for the 830,000bbl/d …

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Sunoco says West Texas Gulf oil pipeline returned to service

Nov
02
2018

Share this article:(Reuters) – Sunoco Logistics Partners LP said on Thursday that the West Texas Gulf (WTG) crude pipeline returned to service on Wednesday evening. “Due to the longer-than-expected hydrotest on the West Texas Gulf pipeline, there was an impact …

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South Dakota counties on hook for Keystone XL protest costs

Nov
01
2018

Share this article:A group of mostly rural South Dakota counties could be on the hook for millions of dollars in costs related to any protests that arise over construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline in the state. The outlay would …

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Energy Transfer delays projected restart of WTG oil pipeline to Wednesday

Oct
31
2018

Share this article:New Delhi: Energy Transfer LP delayed the restart timeline for its West Texas Gulf crude pipeline by a day to Wednesday, a spokeswoman told Reuters on Tuesday, after a spill extended maintenance work on the line. On Monday …

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Energy Transfer expects West Texas Gulf crude pipeline to resume operations Tuesday

Oct
30
2018

Share this article:NEW YORK (Reuters) – Energy Transfer LP completed testing on its West Texas Gulf crude pipeline and expects flows to resume Tuesday, a spokeswoman told Reuters in an emailed statement on Monday, after a spill extended maintenance work …

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Lawsuit filed over highway shutdown during pipeline protest

Oct
25
2018

Share this article:BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Two members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and a reservation priest are suing over a five-month shutdown of a North Dakota highway during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, saying the closure …

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