Pipeline Business

A offshore oil rig in the North Sea (© Shutterstock/Frode Koppang)
A offshore oil rig in the North Sea (© Shutterstock/Frode Koppang)

European Gas Prices Spike After Pipeline Cracks Lead to Platform Shutdown in Norway

Norway's gas exports to Europe plunged on Monday after a crack discovered in a pipeline at the Sleipner offshore platform forced the shutdown of the Nyhamna onshore processing plant, according to pipeline operator Gassco. The outage sent European gas prices soaring to their highest level this year.

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Flag of benin and national flag of niger (copyright by Shutterstock/esfera)

Unresolved Niger-Benin Border Dispute Stalls Major West Africa’s Oil Pipeline Project

A meeting between Benin and Niger officials last week failed to resolve a border dispute that is hindering a planned oil pipeline project, according to statements from both countries. 

South Sudan on the map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)
South Sudan on the map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)

South Sudan Oil Pipeline to Resume Operations Soon After Repairs of the February Damage

A key South Sudan oil pipeline that ruptured during fighting in February could resume operation within the next two weeks after undergoing repair, a South Sudanese oil ministry official told Reuters News on Tuesday, May 28, 2024. 

Hydrogen molecule (© Shutterstock/Corona Borealis Studio)
Hydrogen molecule (© Shutterstock/Corona Borealis Studio)

Tunisia Signs MOU with Energy Companies to Study and Develop Major Green Hydrogen Project

A consortium led by French energy giant TotalEnergies and Austrian electricity company VERBUND signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Tunisia on Tuesday, May 28, to explo

 Logo of Energy Transfer infront of the HQ in Dallas, Texas (© Shutterstock/JHVEPhoto)
Logo of Energy Transfer infront of the HQ in Dallas, Texas (© Shutterstock/JHVEPhoto)

Energy Transfer to Acquire WTG Midstream in $3.25 Billion Deal to Expand Permian Presence

North America’s largest Midstream firm Energy Transfer LP announced Tuesday it will acquire WTG Midstream Holdings LLC in a deal valued at approximately $3.25 billion, Reuters ne

Left to right: Juan Diego Mejía (ESENTTIA President), Pilar Marulanda (Human Talent VP CENIT), Rafael Ernesto Guzmán (Executive VP ECOPETROL), Guillermo García Realpe (Board Presidente ECOPETROL), John Jordan Valderrama (Head of Business Line ROSEN North South America), Ricardo Roa (ECOPETROL President)
Left to right: Juan Diego Mejía (ESENTTIA President), Pilar Marulanda (Human Talent VP CENIT), Rafael Ernesto Guzmán (Executive VP ECOPETROL), Guillermo García Realpe (Board Presidente ECOPETROL), John Jordan Valderrama (Head of Business Line ROSEN North South America), Ricardo Roa (ECOPETROL President)

ROSEN awarded with the "Iconic Supplier With Inclusive And Sustainable Energy" Award

ECOPETROL, the leading and largest oil company in Colombia, presents this award to acknowledge suppliers who demonstrate commitment to sustainable development through the design of innovative products or services and exemplary practices in environmental protection. 

Bridge with pipelines (© Shutterstock/tcly)
Bridge with pipelines (© Shutterstock/tcly)

Kazakh Oil Transit to Germany Remains Intact After Druzhba Pipeline Dispute Resolved

Pipeline operators in Poland and Russia reached an agreement last Friday, May 25, to ensure the continued flow of Kazakh oil to Germany through the Druzhba pipeline, averting a potential disruption in June, according to sources cited by Reuters. 

Subsea 7 offshore support vessel Seven Atlantic (© Shutterstock/Arild Lilleboe)
Subsea 7 offshore support vessel Seven Atlantic (© Shutterstock/Arild Lilleboe)

Serica Energy Awards Subsea7 $150 Million Contract for Belinda Pipeline

Subsea7, a seabed-to-surface engineering firm, has secured a contract valued between $50 million and $150 million from Serica Energy for the development of the Belinda oil and gas field, as well as

Logo of Suncor Energy next to the company hq in Calgary, Canada (© Shutterstock/sockagphoto)
Logo of Suncor Energy next to the company hq in Calgary, Canada (© Shutterstock/sockagphoto)

Suncor Loads First Cargo on Expanded Trans Mountain Pipeline

The crude oil tanker Dubai Angel arrived at the Westridge Marine Terminal in Vancouver on Monday, marking the first loading of oil from the recently expanded Trans Mountain pipeline (TMX), according to ship tracking data cited by Reuters News.

Courtroom with US flag and state seal and flag of the state of Delaware (© Shutterstock/HTGanzo)
Courtroom with US flag and state seal and flag of the state of Delaware (© Shutterstock/HTGanzo)

TC Energy to Appeal Nearly $200 Million Share of Damages in Columbia Pipeline Acquisition

TC Energy Corporation announced Wednesday through a press release that it will appeal a Delaware court decision assigning it half the responsibility for $398.4 million in damages awarded to stockholders of Columbia Pipeline Group.

Members of the Pipeline Transition Alliance after signing the strategic MOU
Members of the Pipeline Transition Alliance after signing the strategic MOU

DORIS, ROSEN, and SPIECAPAG form Pipeline Transition Alliance to Re-Purpose Pipelines for Hydrogen

Broad adoption of hydrogen as a new energy source depends on large-scale, cost-effective transmission, and owners of pipeline infrastructure will play a critical role in meeting this challenge by re-purposing existing assets to hydrogen service.

Rendering of hydrogen molecules (© Shutterstock/atk work)
Rendering of hydrogen molecules (© Shutterstock/atk work)

Namibia & South Africa Plan a Feasibility Study for Africa's First Green Hydrogen Pipeline

Namibia and South Africa are set to explore the feasibility of building Africa's first pipeline dedicated to transporting green hydrogen, according to a presidential announcement at the 2024 World Hydrogen Summit.

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A pile of 100 US Dollar bills (© Shutterstock/RomanR)

ONEOK to Acquire NGL Pipelines from Easton Energy in a $280 Million Transfer Deal

ONEOK Inc. has agreed to acquire a system of natural gas liquids (NGL) pipelines from Houston-based midstream company Easton Energy for approximately $280 million, subject to customary adjustments.