Enbridge and Enterprise JV Open Season on Quick Cushing-to-Gulf Expansion

January 3, 2019


The Enterprise Products and Enbridge JV is planning to expand its Seaway crude pipeline from Cushing to Texas City and the search is on for shippers interested in a fast turnaround.

The Seaway Crude Pipeline Co. said the expansion could provide about 100,000 barrels per day of incremental capacity that could be available by February 1st of this year.

The binding open season began in December and winds up on January 21st.

The company said final volume of committed and uncommitted service will be decided, along with points of origin and destination, after the open season ends.

Along with the pipeline, the Seaway system includes a terminal and distribution network originating in Texas City and dock facilities near Texas City and Freeport..