Blue Marlin Offshore Port (BMOP) Oil Pipeline
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Bluewater Texas Terminal (BWTX) Oil Pipeline is a proposed offshore oil pipeline that runs from the Gulf of Mexico to the Bluewater Oil Terminal in Texas, USA.
The pipeline runs from the Gulf of Mexico, crosses through Nederland, Texas, and ends in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
- Owner: Blue Marlin Offshore Port, LLC
- Capacity: 1,920,000 barrel per day (bpd)
- Length: 37 miles / 59.5 km
- Diameter: 36-inches, 42-inches
- Status: Proposed
- Start Year:
The 42-inch, 37 mile proposed pipeline will connect the existing Nederland Oil Terminal in Texas, to the existing 36-inch-diameter Stingray Pipeline at Station 501 in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The project includes converting existing Stingray Pipeline and affiliate stations from natural gas to crude oil and converting a platform complex in West Cameron 509 from natural gas to include both natural gas and crude oil.
Articles and resources
- U.S. liquids pipeline projects, Energy Information Administration, June 7, 2021