South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline (Koch)

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South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline is an operating oil pipeline in the United States.[1]


The pipeline runs from Brooks County, Texas, to Ingleside, Texas, to Pettus, Texas.

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Project details

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Koch Industries[1]
  • Parent company: Koch Industries
  • Capacity:
  • Length: 540 mi[2]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start year: 2011


The South Texas system moves domestic crude from Eagle Ford to Corpus Christi, Texas. It consists of more than 540 miles of transportation lines. Koch Pipeline operates this system, which was commissioned in 2011.[1]

Expansion projects


In May 2014 Koch Pipeline said it planned to expand its South Texas crude oil pipeline system with the installation of an additional 24 mile pipeline in San Patricio County. The new pipeline would have an expected initial capacity of approximately 200,000 bpd, planned for completion in 2014.[3] It is presumed to be completed and operating as of the end of 2014.

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Koch Industries[1][4]
  • Parent company: Koch Industries
  • Capacity: 200,000 bpd[4]
  • Length: 24 mi[4]
  • Diameter: 16 in[4]
  • Status: Operating[4]
  • Start year: 2014[4]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline, A Barrel Full, accessed September 2017
  2. "". {{cite web}}: External link in |title= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. "Koch Pipeline Company Announces New Project to Move More Eagle Ford Crude," Koch Pipeline, 05/20/2014
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 "". {{cite web}}: External link in |title= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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