Enbridge Line 78 Oil Pipeline

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Enbridge Line 78 Oil Pipeline is a crude oil pipeline in the United States and Canada.[1][2]

Location

The pipeline runs from Enbridge’s Flanagan Terminal near Pontiac, Illinois to Sarnia, Ontario. A segment of Line 78 travels from Enbridge’s Griffith Terminal, near Griffith, Indiana.[2]

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Project Details

  • Owner: Enbridge[1]
  • Capacity: 570,000 barrels per day[1]
  • Length: 602 kilometers / 347 miles[1]
  • Diameter: 30-inches, 36-inches[2]
  • Status: Operating[1]
  • Start Year: 2015[1]

Background

The Line 78 Pipeline is a 30-to-36-inch-diameter crude oil pipeline, originating at Enbridge’s Flanagan Terminal near Pontiac, IL, and terminating at Sarnia, ON. The 293-mile (472-km) segment of Line 78 that travels from Enbridge’s Griffith Terminal, near Griffith, IN, to Sarnia was previously known as Line 6B.[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Petroleum & Other Liquids, Movements, Energy Information Administration, June 4, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Enbridge’s Energy Infrastructure Assets Enbrdige, July 22, 2020

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