Construction

Native Challengers Not Giving Up Fight in BC Coastal GasLink Project

Native Challengers Not Giving Up Fight in BC Coastal GasLink Project

Native pipeline opponents vowed this week to keep fighting TC Energy Corp.’s Coastal GasLink project across northern British Columbia (BC) despite a permanent court injunction and police enforcement order granted Dec. 31 against interference with construction.

January 8, 2020
MVP Service Again Delayed as Project Price Now Exceeds $5B

MVP Service Again Delayed as Project Price Now Exceeds $5B

EQM Midstream Partners LP (EQM) on Tuesday again said the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) would cost more to construct and take longer to enter service as legal issues continue to cause delays.

October 22, 2019
Enterprise Sanctions Another NGL-Driven PDH Plant for Mont Belvieu

Enterprise Sanctions Another NGL-Driven PDH Plant for Mont Belvieu

Enterprise Products Partners LP on Thursday pulled the trigger to build a second propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at its Mont Belvieu complex in Texas, in partnership with petrochemical giant LyondellBasell Industries NV.

September 26, 2019

Trans Mountain Restarting Work on Embattled Expansion

The Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion plans to resume a year after an appellate court verdict required a second project review and approval by Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) and federal cabinet.

August 22, 2019
LNG Canada Contracting for Kitimat Work

LNG Canada Contracting for Kitimat Work

The value of construction contracts for Canada’s first entry into global liquefied natural gas (LNG) trade has reached C$4.7 billion ($3.5 billion) after LNG Canada announced initial work awards for its terminal underway on the west coast.

January 23, 2019
Partial Service Starts on Mariner East 2, but Regulatory Issues Persist

Partial Service Starts on Mariner East 2, but Regulatory Issues Persist

After roughly two years of delays, Energy Transfer LP (ET) said partial service began last Saturday on the Mariner East (ME) 2 pipeline.

January 3, 2019
MVP Touts Construction Progress Despite Setbacks

MVP Touts Construction Progress Despite Setbacks

Mountain Valley Pipeline LLC (MVP) on Thursday reaffirmed that it’s on track to meet a targeted late 2019 in-service date, announcing that it now expects to have 70% of the project finished by the end of this year.

December 13, 2018
ACP, MVP Confronting Latest Legal Challenges

ACP, MVP Confronting Latest Legal Challenges

More legal fronts opened last week for the Atlantic Coast (ACP) and Mountain Valley (MVP) pipelines in what’s become a saga for the Appalachian shale gas takeaway projects that continue to face rising costs and delays.

December 10, 2018

Some Keystone XL Work May Resume, Court Rules

Preliminary work that stops short of physical construction can continue on the hotly contested Keystone XL pipeline project while a court-ordered additional environmental assessment proceeds, Montana District Judge Brian Morris ruled on Thursday.

November 29, 2018
Mariner East Again Fighting Emergency Petition to Stop Operations

Mariner East Again Fighting Emergency Petition to Stop Operations

Sunoco Pipeline LP is fighting another emergency petition filed by seven Pennsylvania residents with the state Public Utility Commission (PUC) to stop operations on the entire Mariner East (ME) system.

November 27, 2018