Unauthorized Digging Near Pipelines Can Put the Public at Risk

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Unauthorized Digging Near Pipelines Can Put the Public at Risk

According to National Transportation Safety Board statistics, pipelines are the safest and most efficient means of transporting natural gas and petroleum products. Approximately 2.06 million miles of distribution pipelines are used to deliver natural gas to most homes and businesses through underground main and utility service lines. With the millions of miles of pipelines in

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Pre-1960s Pipelines Are Creating a Building Boom

The ongoing boom of pipeline construction is probably bigger than you think. Consider this: according to a Pipeline & Gas Journal report, 250 oil and gas companies, ranging in size from 6 million to 1,300 customers, are currently building pipelines throughout the US and Canada. Many of those projects are to rehabilitate older pipelines. Miles

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Mobile Apps are Changing the Oil and Gas Industry

Mobile technology is transforming our society and culture, and the oil and gas industry is very much a part of the mobile app boom. Mobile users now number in the billions. Roughly 84% of the world’s population are using mobile technology, and this shift in mobile tech is playing out in the oil and gas

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Open Season Extended for Pipeline Bids

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., Navigator Energy Services, SemGroup® Corporation, and DCP Midstream, LP, have extended bidding season. The announcements impact the Voyager and Gladiator pipelines, both starting in Oklahoma and ending in Texas. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., and Navigator Energy Services have announced an extension of the open season to solicit commitments from shippers for

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5 Ways Oil and Gas Improve Your Everyday Life

You probably don’t realize it, but you rely on oil and gas morning, noon, and night. The oil and gas industry is way more than fuel to fill your gas tank: it makes your plastic products, latex products, and even electronics. Let’s look at five ways oil and gas improve your everyday life. Keeps Your

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White House May be Looking to Up Pipeline Projects

The White House is preparing measures that will reduce states’ powers over the approval or ban of new energy projects, notably oil and gas pipelines. The implications of such measures would be bad news for a state such as New York, which has already put the brakes on a natural gas pipeline, but they could

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Advantages of Natural Gas Pipelines

Natural gas pipelines come with a unique set of benefits that helps grow our country and save the environment. Natural gas supplies nearly one-fourth of all of the energy used in the United States. There are more than 68 million residential customers and more than 5 million commercial enterprises using natural gas in the United

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Tallgrass and Kinder Morgan Working for Solution in the Rockies

Tallgrass Energy LP and Kinder Morgan Inc. will jointly develop a solution to increase existing crude oil takeaway capacity in the Powder River and Denver-Julesburg basins. They are also exploring options to add incremental capacity to the Williston basin and portions of Western Canada. The proposed ventures would include existing and newly constructed assets. Tallgrass

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