An expansion of DT Midstream Inc.’s Louisiana Energy Access Project, or LEAP, is underway, with capacity set to climb to 1.7 Bcf/d, or by 70%.


The executive team on Wednesday discussed the 150-mile, 36-inch diameter system, which now moves about 1 Bcf/d of Haynesville Shale supply in Louisiana to the Gulf Coast for industrial use and LNG exports.

CEO David Slater, during the second quarter 2022 conference call, said the final investment decision advancing the second phase “represents 400 MMcf/d of incremental capacity on LEAP. Phase two…will result in us expanding 70% from its current capacity of 1 Bcf/d to 1.7 Bcf/d.” 

The LEAP expansion “is fully underpinned by long-term take-or-pay commitments,” the CEO said. “This expansion highlights our ability to timely...