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Sen. Inhofe says now is the time for improved national pipelines
We are clearly in the heyday of oil and gas production in the United States. After years and years of fighting the liberal war on fossil fuels, we can say that, with President Donald Trump, it is a new day in America....
PRCI subsea pipeline tool gets upgrade
PRCI’s On-Bottom Stability Simulator (OBS) tool is specifically designed for the analysis of on-bottom pipeline stability in subsea applications, and its new 4.0 version includes updates, bug fixes and the addition....
Keystone XL Inches Forward as Order Blocking Work Is Lifted
TC Energy Corp.’s $8 billion Keystone XL crude oil pipeline is inching forward after a court injunction that stopped work on the project was lifted. An order issued by a Montana judge barring certain pre-construction
NEB announces next steps for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project
The NEB has decided how regulatory processes for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project will continue, including detailed route and condition compliance processes. NEB decisions and orders issued prior to the Federal Court
Underground wastewater pipelines can be a big, unregulated business in Pennsylvania
Equitrans Midstream Corp. is in the gas pipeline business and a little bit in the water pipeline business. There are lots of reasons to grow that little bit, promised Thomas Karam, the CEO of the Pittsburgh-based.......
Canadian Regulator Approves Alberta Gas Pipe Project
Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB), in a decision handed down April 11, has approved an application from Nova Gas Transmission Limited (NGTL) for its West Path Delivery Project, designed to increase the ability....
API-AOPL: Number of pipeline incidents declining, report shows
The number of incidents affecting people has decreased 20% as the total of US mileage and deliveries has increased more than 10% in the last 5 years, the American Petroleum Institute and the Association for Oil ...
Enbridge delays Line 3 pipeline opening in Minnesota by year
Enbridge Energy is delaying the startup of its planned Line 3 replacement crude oil pipeline through northern Minnesota by a year. The company said it now expects the new pipeline to go into service in the second half..
PRCI forms Subsea Technical Committee
The Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI) has formed a technical committee to solve challenges faced by subsea pipeline operators. The newly formed Subsea Technical Committee will focus on issues related....
Oilpatch CEOs support Indigenous bid for Trans Mountain
Some oilpatch CEOs are supporting a bid by Indigenous groups in Western Canada to purchase the Trans Mountain pipeline and the proposed expansion project. Indigenous leaders are in Calgary this week to find consensus....
U.S. sees little impact from Keystone XL pipeline's planned route
The Keystone XL crude oil pipeline project cleared a hurdle on Monday as the Trump administration said in a draft environmental assessment that an alternative route through Nebraska would not do major harm to water...
Magellan Midstream to expand western section of Texas pipeline system
Magellan Midstream Partners plans to expand the western leg of its refined petroleum products pipeline system in Texas to handle incremental shipments of gasoline and diesel fuel to demand centers in Abilene, Midland...
Nebraska commission approves Keystone XL route
Nebraska regulators approve a route for the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing a major hurdle for the nearly 1,200 mile project. The project faced opposition from some Nebraska landowners and environmentalists......
Alaska Gas line could employ 12,000 at peak, 1,000 long-term
The Alaska gas line project could bring up to 12,000 jobs to Alaska in the short-term during construction, according to Keith Meyer, president of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. That’s part of an aggressive plan...
FERC approves Atlantic Sunrise expansion project
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity to Williams Partners L.P. for its Atlantic Sunrise expansion project. The FERC-authorised Atlantic Sunrise....
President Trump signs executive orders to advance Keystone XL, Dakota Access pipeline
President Donald Trump on Tuesday took steps to advance construction of two oil pipeline projects that have been fiercely disputed and were delayed under his predecessor. Trump signed executive orders that will make...
NY governor seeks $2B to fix some of nation's oldest pipes
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants $2 billion to address some of the nation’s oldest water and sewer systems — and while that sounds like a lot of money, it’s a drop in the bucket of what the state’s experts say is truly..
Diakont Co-Locates with Pipeline Research Council International to Foster Technology Development Benefitting the Energy Industry
Industry leader in advanced technology solutions Diakont has joined the U.S.-based Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI), a global collective that fosters and supports collaborative energy pipeline research....
 
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