Category: Pipelines

Enbridge files plan for $2.6 billion pipeline from North Dakota to Wisconsin.

The Sandpiper pipeline would extend 299 miles from the Bakken oilfields to an Enbridge terminal in Superior, Wis.  More »

Tesoro Logistics prospers despite North Dakota pipeline leak

The company said it took a $4.9 million charge related to the leak on its High Plains Pipeline system that was discovered by a farmer in northwest North Dakota on Sept. 29.  More »

New crude pipeline provides more access to Gulf Coast for Eagle Ford

Energy Transfer Partners and Trafigura Beheer BV announced plans for a new 82-mile crude and condensate pipeline from the Eagle Ford to Corpus Christi, the companies said Thursday.  More »

Koch has 400-barrel oil spill from Hill Country pipeline

The Texas Railroad Commission and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are overseeing the cleanup.  More »

NGL buying Gavilon’s energy business for $890M

Gavilon runs integrated crude oil storage, terminal and pipeline assets located in Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana.  More »

Company applies to build pipeline from North Dakota

Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge Energy is proposing the 612-mile Sandpiper pipeline.  More »

Tesoro Logistics restarts pipeline following spill

Tesoro Logistics LP said it has restarted its North Dakota pipeline that was shut on Sept. 29 following an oil spill, the company said in a statement.  More »

Judge denies Exxon Mobil request to dismiss Arkansas lawsuit

A federal judge has rejected two motions by Exxon Mobil in a lawsuit filed following an oil spill from a ruptured pipeline in Mayflower.  More »

Lightning may have caused North Dakota oil spill

A farmer discovered the spill in a wheat field the northwest corner of the state in late September.  More »

Montana, feds to seek damages from Exxon Mobil spill

The Silvertip pipeline broke near during flooding in July 2011, releasing 63,000 gallons of oil that washed up along an 85-mile stretch of a scenic river.  More »

Liquids pipeline starts Express service from Panhandle

The 583-mile Texas Express Pipeline has begun service from Skellytown in the Texas Panhandle to Mont Belvieu  More »

Asia to surpass North America as top pipe market

While the shale boom will continue to fuel pipeline expansion in North America, Asia is forecast to pass it as the largest market for oil and gas pipe demand.  More »

North Dakota oil spill spotlights Obama rule delay

Three years after an oil pipeline rupture in Michigan spilled 843,000 gallons of sludge, government regulators still have not produced promised rules to compel operators to detect leaks.  More »

Feds blast bill to speed approval of border-crossing pipelines

Obama administration officials on Tuesday blasted legislation that aims to streamline the permitting of pipelines and power lines that cross U.S. borders, saying the bill would short-circuit critical environmental reviews and hamper the public’s ability to weigh in.  More »

Border-crossing pipelines need easier review process, trade group says

Congress needs to “modernize” the byzantine process for vetting proposed natural gas pipelines that would cross U.S. borders with Mexico or Canada, an industry trade group told lawmakers on Monday.  More »