Cushing Connect Oil Pipeline

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Cushing Connect Oil Pipeline is an operating oil pipeline in Oklahoma, United States.[1]


The pipeline runs from Cushing, Oklahoma, USA to the HollyFrontier Corporation refinery in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.[1]

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Project details

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Cushing Connect Pipeline & Terminal LLC[1][2]
  • Parent company: Holly Energy Partners, LP [50%]; Plains All American Pipelines [50%][1]
  • Capacity: 160,000 barrels per day[1]
  • Length: 50 miles[1]
  • Status: Operating[1]
  • Start year: 2021[1]

Holly Energy Partners, L.P. is a subsidiary of HollyFrontier Corporation.

Plains All American Pipeline is a subsidiary of Plains GP Holdings.


According to June 2020 data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), the pipeline is a joint venture (JV) between Holly Energy and Plains All American. It will connect the Cushing, Oklahoma crude oil hub to the Tulsa, Oklahoma refining complex, owned by a subsidiary of HollyFrontier Corporation.[1][3]

According to June 2021 data from the EIA, project construction was underway.[1] The project began operation in the third quarter of 2021.[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 Petroleum & Other Liquids, Movements, Energy Information Administration, June 4, 2020
  2. "Holly Energy Partners and Plains All American Announce Cushing Connect Joint Venture". 2019-10-03. Retrieved 2022-03-23.
  3. Cushing Connect Pipeline Terminal, Audobon, accessed Aug. 27, 2021.

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