Gibson To Load 225,000 bbl/d of Canadian Crude-By-Rail By Summer's End

Canadian midstream company Gibson Energy is loading 60 unit trains per month at the Hardisty, Alberta, crude-by-rail terminal and that will go up to 90 trains per month by the end of the summer, CEO Steve Spaulding said on May 24.

May 25, 2019


Drexel Hamilton To Invest In Utah Oil-By-Rail Plan

Investment firm Drexel Hamilton Infrastructure Partners LP and rail operator Rio Grande Pacific Corp. have unveiled plans to partner on the financing and construction of a rail line for shipping heavy crude from Utah.

May 14, 2019

Legislation , Storage , Rail

Kenney Sworn In As Premier Of Canada’s Oil-Rich Alberta

New leader promises to help the energy sector.

May 1, 2019


Oil Companies Say Industry Could Take On Alberta Crude-By-Rail Deals

New Alberta premier has vowed to scrap contracts.

April 28, 2019

Petrochemicals , Storage , Rail

Terminal will be able to load up to 48 railcars with 33,000 bbl/d.

Terminal will be able to load up to 48 railcars with 33,000 bbl/d.

April 9, 2019

Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays , Rail

Proposed Regs On Track To Hobble Bakken Oil Transport

Will tighter restrictions on oil vapor pressure make crude-by-rail safer? The science isn’t in yet, but the legislative train in Washington State may have already left the station.

April 8, 2019

Crude Oil , Rail

Canada’s Imperial Oil Resumes Shipping Crude By Rail

Improved economics allows producer to resume moving volumes.

March 27, 2019

Legislation , Emissions , Shale Plays , Storage , Construction , Rail , Pipelines

Rocky Road Ahead For Colorado

Even as oil and gas production increase out of the Rockies region, the industry faces a number of pressing issues that could significantly halt this growth.

March 22, 2019

Heavy Oil , Infrastructure , Rail , Pipelines

Canada's Alberta Increases Crude Output Limit For May And June

The government said the increase in production limits comes as warmer weather reduces the amount of diluent needed to help oil sands bitumen flow through pipelines, increasing capacity.

March 19, 2019

Natural Gas , Rail

Doing It Right

Proper procedures allow efficient construction—and operations—of rail-to-truck propane terminals.

March 1, 2019