Logistics

January 21, 2020

Eagle Ford shale set for new water gathering system

BY EVX Midstream EVX Midstream Partners LLC has initiated Phase II construction on its water gathering systems in the Eagle Ford Basin. Additionally, EVX announced it has completed a significant contractual extension with a major operator in the South Texas play. READ MORE

January 20, 2020

In Depth: Shale Gas: Export Destinations, Players, Expectations

BY Luke GeiverThe Permian—and the Texas Gulf Coast—is playing a major role in shale gas production and the justifiable presence of new LNG production or export facilities. READ MORE

January 14, 2020

Target Hospitality makes Permian shale expansion moves

BY Luke GeiverTarget Hospitality has secured contracts with four major oilfield service firms for 2020. The specialty accommodation and housing provider that operates in several major U.S. shale plays, has also added new rooms to existing facilities. READ MORE

January 07, 2020

XTO, Outrigger agree to Bakken midstream deal

BY Luke GeiverOutrigger Energy II announced today that it has entered into a long-term definitive gas gathering and processing agreement with XTO Energy Inc. to service XTO's production in Williams County, ND. READ MORE

January 07, 2020

Permian water logistics doubles footprint through E&P deal

BY Oilfield Water Logistics Oilfield Water Logistics, a provider of produced water infrastructure solutions in the Permian and Powder River Basins, has acquired a portfolio of operating assets in New Mexico from a major Permian operator. READ MORE

December 31, 2019

Gradiant completes Permian evaporation pilot project

BY Gradiant Energy Services Gradiant Energy Services, a solutions provider for produced and flowback water treatment and recycling, has announced the successful completion of an evaporative disposal pilot project for a super major. READ MORE

December 10, 2019

CME alters WTI Houston crude oil contracts

BY CME Group CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, has announced enhanced product specifications and two additional delivery points for its WTI Houston crude oil futures contracts. READ MORE

November 26, 2019

FERC approves 3 LNG export projects in TX

BY Luke GeiverThe U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved multiple liquefied natural gas export projects based out of Texas this month. The approvals could make Brownsville, Texas, a LNG export hub. READ MORE

November 19, 2019

MDU lays out 5 year plan, with Bakken projects included

BY Luke GeiverA Williston Basin infrastructure, midstream and construction powerhouse has issued a five-year capital investment plan. MDU Resources said this month it intends to spend roughly $2.9 billion during the next five years. READ MORE

November 19, 2019

NM joins western states natural gas expansion, use plan

BY Western States and Tribal Nations Natural Gas Initiative New Mexico’s joining creates the potential for other export avenues for the San Juan and Permian basins, especially after the State of Baja California, Mexico, became part of WSTN in August. READ MORE

October 29, 2019

Rail, frac sand provider expanding in Marcellus shale

BY Shale Support Shale Support Global Holdings LLC, a provider of frac-sands and logistical solutions to the oil and gas proppant market, has signed an extension to continue working with Shale Rail as the exclusive supply company for a Wysox, Pennsylvania, facility. READ MORE

October 29, 2019

Floating shale gas LNG producer moving ahead with build out plans

BY Luke GeiverDelfin Midstream has furthered its floating approach to liquified natural gas processing. The Houston-based company announced this week that after working with Samsung Heavy Industries and Black & Veatch, it is moving forward with build out plans. READ MORE

October 29, 2019

EIA outlines Asia's huge need for natural gas in years ahead

BY Staff By 2050, higher levels of consumer activity and a greater need for electricity generation from non-coal sources, will push China's use of natural gas to levels that are roughly triple that of those seen today. READ MORE

October 28, 2019

Permian pipeline expanding for third time

BY EPIC Midstream EPIC Crude Holdings LP is opening a third Open Season for its EPIC Crude Oil Pipeline. The EPIC Crude Export Dock in Corpus Christi is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2019 and will be capable of loading Aframax tankers. READ MORE

October 25, 2019

Abu Dhabi investor adds $50M to Permian LNG export project

BY NextDecade Corp. Mubadala’s investment further strengthens NextDecade’s capital position as the company continues to develop its Rio Grande LNG project, the largest liquefied natural gas export solution linking Permian Basin associated gas to the global market. READ MORE

October 08, 2019

Tailwater infuses shale water firm Goodnight Midstream with $500M

BY Luke GeiverTailwater Capital LLC is continuing what it started with Goodnight Midstream in 2016. The Dallas-based energy-focused private equity team will invest more than $500 million into Goodnight's continued expansion. READ MORE

October 08, 2019

Milestone begins build on its largest capital project in Permian

BY Milestone Environmental Services This is the third expansion project announced by Milestone this year and, combined with the simultaneous development of its Orla landfill and Big Spring slurry facility, marks the largest simultaneous capital expansion in the company’s history. READ MORE

October 08, 2019

Enterprise to expand Permian, Eagle Ford pipeline

BY Enterprise Product Partners LP Enterprise will build a pipeline that connects the partnership’s 6 million barrel Midland, Texas, storage facility to its ECHO Terminal through its Eagle Ford system, This pipeline will have an initial capacity of 450,000 barrels per day. READ MORE

September 24, 2019

Energy infrastructure giants partner on South TX LNG pipeline

BY Luke GeiverEnbridge Inc. is looking to expand into the South Texas liquefied natural gas sector. The North American energy infrastructure company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with NextDecade Corp. READ MORE

September 17, 2019

Whitepaper explains expanding shale water options in TX

BY Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Produced water management strategies have evolved dramatically over the past five years with increasing, albeit low, levels of treatment. READ MORE

September 17, 2019

Energy Transfer makes $5B move to bolster US oil, gas assets

BY Luke GeiverEnergy Transfer LP is spending $5 billion to expand its oil and natural gas transportation assets across multiple regions in the U.S. In a cash and share deal with SemGroup Corp., Energy Transfer will add a major deepwater ship channel near Houston. READ MORE

September 10, 2019

Private equity team, oilfield data firm partner for shale focus

BY Quantum Energy Partners Quantum Energy Partners is changing the traditional private equity landscape by leveraging technology and innovative data science through a partnership with advanced analytics firm RS Energy Group. READ MORE

September 09, 2019

Shale gas exporter expanding with $1.2B investment from Australia

BY Luke GeiverHouston-based liquefied natural gas processor and exporter Freeport LNG has gained more than $1 billion from an Australian-based investment firm. Westbourne Capital has announced its intentions. READ MORE

September 09, 2019

Shale water innovator earns $7.2M investment

BY Luke GeiverFor every barrel of oil produced in the Permian Basin, there are more than ten barrels of associated water that are sourced, recycled, transported and disposed of, according to Joshua Adler, CEO of Sourcewater. READ MORE

August 20, 2019

Crestwood’s shale assets will provide shareholder returns

BY Luke GeiverCrestwood Equity Partners is on the cusp of providing investors with returns on their commitment to the midstream energy asset owner and operator. READ MORE

August 20, 2019

Data Gumbo, Antelope Water bring blockchain tech to Permian shale

BY Data Gumbo Corp. Data Gumbo Corp., a Houston-based technology company that has developed a blockchain-as-a-service platform to streamline smart contracts for oil and gas, has announced that Antelope Water Management will deploy the tech in the Permian Basin. READ MORE

August 20, 2019

XRI opens Delaware Basin shale water supersystem

BY XRI In developing this Northern Delaware Basin Supersystem, XRI has designed and built infrastructure necessary to mitigate unnecessary disposal and water transportation costs for its customers through blending, reuse and pipeline transportation. READ MORE

August 13, 2019

Permian pipeline helps Trafigura connect WTI barrels to the world

BY Trafigura Trading LLC “Thanks to our worldwide network, we can demonstrate to U.S. producers a unique ability to place barrels with end customers around the world, from the Mediterranean to the Far East. WTI is fast becoming a global benchmark again," the company said. READ MORE

August 12, 2019

Chevron, EVX use new produced shale water pipe in Eagle Ford

BY Chevron Phillips Chemical Co Designed for high-temperature environments, this unique high-density polyethylene pipe will help decrease the need for heavy-haul trucks to transfer produced waste water, which will reduce traffic on public roads by an estimated 250,000 trucks. READ MORE

August 06, 2019

Lagoon, Continental agree to historic SCOOP/STACK water deal

BY Lagoon Water Solutions Lagoon, under the terms of the agreement, will be the first midstream company to provide recycled water for completion operations in Oklahoma. READ MORE