Bluewater Texas Terminal (BWTX) 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.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from the Gulf of Mexico to the Bluewater Oil Terminal in Texas, USA.

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Project Details

  • Owner: Phillips 66 and Trafigura JV
  • Capacity: 1,920,000 barrel per day (bpd)[1]
  • Length: 55 miles / 88.5 km[1]
  • Diameter: 30-inches[1]
  • Status: Proposed[1]
  • Start Year:

Background

The BWTX project includes two new 30-inch pipelines along 55 miles of onshore and offshore routes, an operations facility at Harbor Island and two offshore single point mooring buoys. The mooring system is located approximately 21 nautical miles east of the entrance to the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 U.S. liquids pipeline projects, Energy Information Administration, June 7, 2021

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