Explorer Oil Pipeline

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Explorer Oil Pipeline is an operating oil pipeline in the USA.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from Port Arthur, Texas, to Hammond, Indiana. It links up with Kinder Morgan's Cochin Pipeline System in Kankakee County, Illinois, which runs to Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in Canada.

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Project details

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Phillips66, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Energy Transfer; Shell plc[1]
  • Parent company: Phillips66, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Energy Transfer; Shell plc[1]
  • Capacity: 660,000 barrels per day
  • Length: 1830 miles
  • Status: Operating
  • Start year: 1972

Background

Explorer Pipeline is a 2,945 kilometer (1,830 mile) pipeline that transports gasoline, diesel, fuel oil and jet fuel from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest. It has a capacity of 660,000 barrels a day.

The pipeline's website lists its ownership as "Phillips66, Marathon, Sunoco Logistics and Shell".[1] Sunoco Logistics was later merged with Energy Transfer Partners.

The pipeline links up with Kinder Morgan's Cochin Pipeline System in Kankakee County, Illinois, which runs to Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in Canada.[2]

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "About Us". www.expl.com. Retrieved 2022-04-12.
  2. Cochin Pipeline System, Kinder Morgan, accessed September 2017

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