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Enbridge Completes Moda Deal

North American energy infrastructure company Enbridge has closed the acquisition of Moda Midstream Operating from Encap Flatrock Midstream for $3 billion. The deal was originally announced in September 2021. Enbridge now has a 100 percent operating interest in the former Moda Ingleside Energy Center (MIEC) which is now the Enbridge Ingleside Energy Center (EIEC). The deal also included the 350,000 bbl Taft Terminal, the 300,000 bpd Viola pipeline, and a 20 percent interest in the 670,000 bpd Cactus II pipeline. “The acquisition significantly advances the company’s US Gulf Coast export strategy and connectivity to low-cost and long-lived reserves in the Permian and Eagle Ford... > read more

New Honeywell Gas Detection Solutions

Honeywell has announced the release of two new Bluetooth®-connected gas detectors that can deliver continuous monitoring for dangerous gases even in fog, rain, snow and other inclement weather, helping facilities keep their oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical and other workers and industrial sites safe. New Honeywell Searchline Excel™ Plus and Searchline Excel™ Edge open path gas detectors use advanced optics and infrared technology to help worksites achieve site monitoring in fog, rain, snow and other weather conditions. The new Honeywell Searchline Excel™ Plus and Searchline Excel™ Edge are the next generation of open path gas detectors that use advanced optics and high-powered infrared technology, allowing the devices to stay online in weather conditions with worse visibility and at longer distances than before. The new gas detectors also feature Bluetooth connectivity that allow quicker and easier device maintenance... > read more

Cheniere and ENN Sign Long-Term LNG Sale

Cheniere Energy, Inc has announced that its subsidiary, Cheniere Marketing LLC has entered into a liquefied natural gas sale and purchase agreement with ENN LNG (Singapore) Pte Ltd a wholly-owned subsidiary of ENN Natural Gas Co Ltd. Under the SPA, ENN LNG has agreed to purchase approximately 0.9 million tons per annum of LNG from Cheniere Marketing on a free-on-board basis for a term of approximately 13 years beginning in July 2022. The purchase price for LNG under the SPA is indexed to the Henry Hub price, plus a fixed liquefaction fee. ENN Natural Gas is acting as guarantor of the SPA. “We are pleased to announce this long-term LNG contract with ENN, a major player in China’s rapidly growing natural gas market, and we look forward to a successful, long-term relationship with ENN as a customer,” said Jack Fusco, Cheniere’s president and chief executive officer... > read more

NuStar’s Terminals Sale

NuStar Energy LP has announced that it has closed on the sale of its Eastern US Terminals to Sunoco LP for $250 million. The Eastern US Terminals are comprised of eight terminal locations: Andrews AFB in Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, Blue Island, IL, Jacksonville, FL, Linden, NJ, Paulsboro, NJ, Piney Point, MD, and Virginia Beach, VA. The companies first announced this sale on August 2, 2021. “This divestiture will allow us to deploy the proceeds to further improve our debt metrics, and we continue to expect to self-fund our spending from our internally generated cash flows, in 2021 and beyond,” said Brad Barron, president and CEO of NuStar. “With regard to 2021 capital spending estimates, we expect to now spend $140 to $160 million on strategic capital, all of which will be funded by internally generated cash flows. In addition, we expect to spend $35 to $45 million on reliability capital for the year.” “While these terminals are solid assets with great operations... > read more

Marathon’s Texas Oil Spill Contained

An oil tank at Marathon Petroleum’s 593,000 bpd Galveston Bay refinery in Texas City leaked for more than six hours on October 6, 2021 before being successfully contained. In a statement released to local media outlets, Marathon spokesperson Jamal Kheiry said that nobody had been injured in the spill, and that the clean-up is underway. Marathon has deployed air monitoring in the community as a precaution and an investigation as to the cause has already begun. In a filing to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Marathon said that the spill was caused by the failure of a valve flange. The crude oil was released into a containment dyke, and firefighters applied foam to reduce vapor evaporation... > read more
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Shell Chosen By DOE

Shell Chosen By DOE

A consortium led by a Shell subsidiary has been selected by the US Department of Energy (DOE) to demonstrate the feasibility...
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World LNG & Gas Series

World LNG & Gas Series

The 18th World LNG & Gas Series - Americas Summit & Exhibition will be hosted in the epicentre of US LNG - Lake Charles,...
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Dominion Energy To sell Questar Pipelines

Dominion Energy To sell Questar Pipelines

Dominion Energy has announced the execution of a definitive agreement to sell Questar Pipelines to Southwest Gas Holdings...
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Downstream
Wood PLC Appoints Carmona

Wood PLC Appoints Carmona

Consulting and engineering expert in the oil and gas market Wood PLC has appointed German Carmona as the president of its ... > read more
Cheniere and ENN Sign Long-Term LNG Sale

Cheniere and ENN Sign Long-Term LNG Sale

Cheniere Energy, Inc has announced that its subsidiary, Cheniere Marketing LLC has entered into a liquefied natural gas sale ... > read more
SKYMOD’s solution

SKYMOD’s solution

A client needed to top-offload rail cars of ethanol and pump them to their above-ground storage tank, which is some distance ... > read more
Economic Alliance Houston Winner

Economic Alliance Houston Winner

The Economic Alliance Houston Port Region announced the 2021 Gulf Coast Industry Forum (GCIF) Industry Icon Award winner ... > read more
Newson Gale’s BAC Launch

Newson Gale’s BAC Launch

Road tanker drivers must be educated to attach the grounding clamp and system to the designated earth point on the road tanker ... > read more
 Hydrogen-Powered Airship Patent

Hydrogen-Powered Airship Patent

Aerospace company H2 Clipper said it has been granted a patent for an improved structural and delivery system for its “lighter-than-air” ... > read more
Fracking
Electric Fracturing ‘Catching On’

Electric Fracturing ‘Catching On’

Low-carbon hydraulic fracturing is gaining traction across the US. Typically, the process of fracturing shale rock formations ... > read more
SBM Offshore Loan for FPSO Almirante Tamandaré

SBM Offshore Loan for FPSO Almirante Tamandaré

SBM Offshore has secured a $635 million bridge loan facility for the financing of the construction of FPSO Almirante Tamandaré. The ... > read more
US Shale Producers Remain Disciplined

US Shale Producers Remain Disciplined

Most US shale producers are being conservative in their production and capital guidance, as priorities remain around protecting ... > read more
ConocoPhillips-Backed Solaris Prepares IPO

ConocoPhillips-Backed Solaris Prepares IPO

ConocoPhillips-backed Solaris Midstream Holdings, the water pipeline company serving the US oil and gas fracking industry, ... > read more
Surge Energy Highlights Green Performance

Surge Energy Highlights Green Performance

Surge Energy US Holdings Company has announced a top quartile water conservation performance in the Permian Basin. Surge ... > read more
ConocoPhillips Executes SmartFleet

ConocoPhillips Executes SmartFleet

Halliburton has successful executed its SmartFleet intelligent fracturing system with a major operator in the Permian Basin. “We ... > read more
Pipelines
Dominion Energy To sell Questar Pipelines

Dominion Energy To sell Questar Pipelines

Dominion Energy has announced the execution of a definitive agreement to sell Questar Pipelines to Southwest Gas Holdings ... > read more
CEPA To Cease Operations

CEPA To Cease Operations

In a statement from Chris Bloomer, CEPA president and CEO, it was announced that CEPA would be ceasing operations at the ... > read more
TPA Works With Agencies

TPA Works With Agencies

According to Texas Pipelines Association (TPA), SB 3 creates a new regulatory structure in response to Winter Storm Uri that ... > read more
Canadian Oil Exports To US

Canadian Oil Exports To US

Canadian oil shipments to the US have jumped to the highest volume since the start of the year, thanks in part to the startup ... > read more
United Energy’s Major Acquisition Update

United Energy’s Major Acquisition Update

United Energy Corporation has signed a purchase agreement for a 140-mile natural gas pipeline in Wagoner County, Oklahoma, ... > read more
Sentinel Midstream’s New Joint Venture

Sentinel Midstream’s New Joint Venture

Sentinel Midstream Texas LLC has announced the formation of a joint venture with ExxonMobil Pipeline Company, which owns ... > read more
Tank Storage
Shell Chosen By DOE

Shell Chosen By DOE

A consortium led by a Shell subsidiary has been selected by the US Department of Energy (DOE) to demonstrate the feasibility ... > read more
World LNG & Gas Series

World LNG & Gas Series

The 18th World LNG & Gas Series - Americas Summit & Exhibition will be hosted in the epicentre of US LNG - Lake Charles, ... > read more
New Interpretation: LNG Remote Monitoring

New Interpretation: LNG Remote Monitoring

A letter sent in July 2020 by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) to the Tennessee Public ... > read more
New Honeywell Gas Detection Solutions

New Honeywell Gas Detection Solutions

Honeywell has announced the release of two new Bluetooth®-connected gas detectors that can deliver continuous monitoring ... > read more
NuStar’s Terminals Sale

NuStar’s Terminals Sale

NuStar Energy LP has announced that it has closed on the sale of its Eastern US Terminals to Sunoco LP for $250 million. ... > read more
Yinson Invests In Storage Solutions

Yinson Invests In Storage Solutions

Malaysian floater specialist Yinson has invested in Canadian-based energy storage solution provider Sterling PBES Energy ... > read more
Upstream
ExxonMobil Project Increases

ExxonMobil Project Increases

American multinational oil and gas corporation ExxonMobil, which is headquartered in Irving, Texas, has increased its participation ... > read more
LNG Canada Project Progresses

LNG Canada Project Progresses

Three years after taking a final investment decision (FID) on Canada’s first major liquefied natural gas project, the LNG ... > read more
Shale Oil Booming Again in Permian

Shale Oil Booming Again in Permian

With publicly traded producers such as Occidental and Chevron preaching discipline, privately owned operators are leading ... > read more
Comstock Divests Bakken Assets

Comstock Divests Bakken Assets

Comstock Resources Inc has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Northern Oil & Gas, Inc (NOG) to sell its assets ... > read more
Shale Consolidations Generate $250m+

Shale Consolidations Generate $250m+

A pair of US independents have sold significant positions in major shale plays in order to consolidate their operations elsewhere. ... > read more
Shale Drillers Fear Losing Orders

Shale Drillers Fear Losing Orders

US shale drillers are increasingly worried that swelling Russian natural gas exports will slash their European market share. American ... > read more
Midstream
Enbridge Completes Moda Deal

Enbridge Completes Moda Deal

North American energy infrastructure company Enbridge has closed the acquisition of Moda Midstream Operating from Encap Flatrock ... > read more
Marathon Engineer Named Rising Star

Marathon Engineer Named Rising Star

Kenai refinery engineer Raymond Ballard was named the 2021 Rising Star by the Alaska Oil and Gas Association (AOGA) for his ... > read more
Albemarle Unveils Catalyst Tech

Albemarle Unveils Catalyst Tech

Albemarle Corp has announced the addition of ACTION+ Catalyst Technology to the company’s cornerstone ACTION FCC Catalyst ... > read more
Chevron’s Net Zero Aspiration

Chevron’s Net Zero Aspiration

Chevron Corporation has issued an updated climate change resilience report that further details the company’s ambition ... > read more
BP Swoops For New York Start-Up

BP Swoops For New York Start-Up

BP added to its growing presence in the electricity sector with the acquisition of Blueprint Power, a US distributed technology ... > read more
Marathon’s Texas Oil Spill Contained

Marathon’s Texas Oil Spill Contained

An oil tank at Marathon Petroleum’s 593,000 bpd Galveston Bay refinery in Texas City leaked for more than six hours on ... > read more
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Events
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The Artificial Lift Summit

The Artificial Lift Summit brings E&P Innovators, Service Providers and Independent Operators together to exchange ideas ... > view event
3rd AMERICAN LNG FORUM

3rd AMERICAN LNG FORUM

The American LNG Forum is your gateway to learning about the US LNG export industry, LNG pricing, latest project updates ... > view event
2nd AMERICAN HYDROGEN FORUM

2nd AMERICAN HYDROGEN FORUM

Countries across the world are seeking for a sustainable, cost-effective and easily applied source of energy. It is important ... > view event
18th World LNG & Gas Series

18th World LNG & Gas Series

The 18th World LNG & Gas Series: Americas Summit will return for 2021! Brand new for this edition, the Summit will take place ... > view event
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