Waupisoo Oil Pipeline

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Waupisoo Oil Pipeline, also called Enbridge Line 18 Oil Pipeline, is an oil pipeline in Canada.[1]


The pipeline runs from Enbridge's Cheecham Terminal near Fort McMurray, Alberta to Edmonton, Alberta.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Enbridge[1]
  • Capacity: 570,000 barrels per day[3]
  • Length: 380 kilometers / 236 miles[2]
  • Diameter: 30-inches[2]
  • Status: Operating[2]
  • Start Year: 2008


The Waupisoo Pipeline, also known as Line 18, transports tar sands oil from the Cheecham Terminal south to Edmonton, Alberta. The Waupisoo Pipeline is 30-inches in diameter, 380-kilometers long, and maintains an annual capacity of 570,000 bpd.[3]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Waupisoo Oil Pipeline, A Barrel Full, accessed September 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Enbridge’s Energy Infrastructure Assets Enbrdige, July 22, 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 Liquids Transportation and Storage, Enbridge, accessed September 2017

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