Midstream Business Magazine - January 2014

Cover Story

The Alchemy Of Natural Gas

The shale gas boom is transmuting North America’s manufacturing base, including the fertilizer
and metals industries. It’s not magic. It’s the economy making the most of a great opportunity.

Editor's Note

Construction Update

Wanted: Midstream Infrastructure


A Shift in Focus

Robert G. Phillips serves as chairman, president and chief executive of Crestwood Midstream Partners LP and
Crestwood Equity Partners LP.

Crude By Rail As A Long-term Transport Option

Industry observers say rail should remain a midstream player in the future even as more pipeline capacity goes onstream.

Old Is New

Pump remanufacturing can overcome delays and reduce costs for pipeline projects.

The Next 'It' Plays?

A leading analyst shares his insights into up-and-coming shale plays throughout the nation.

Too Much, Too Soon?

The Marcellus is emerging as the No. 1 gas-producing region in the world. But does too much
of a good thing kill it? Not according to the midstreamers in the heart of the action.

Woods, Lakes, Rocks

The legacy of midstream pioneer Frank Phillips lives on through Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve.

‘Straight To The Point’

Style—and substance—bring this midstream analyst peer recognition.

‘Wellhead To Wall Socket’

ArcLight Capital finds “really interesting” midstream investment potential.

Alerian Index

North America As An Energy Superpower

Finance Matters

Providing Optionality For Upstream Partners

News Flow

British work to unlock shale gas potential

It's a good time to be young and in energy

North American shale revolution has 'staying power'

Pennsylvania’s Corbett: shale plays create jobs

NGL Frac Spread

Transaction Update

Out With A Bang

Midstream transactions and equity notices were in full swing as 2013 drew to a close, rounding out an active year for acquisitions, divestitures, debt and equity.In December’s largest midstream acquisition at press time, NGL Energy Partners completed its $890 million purchase of Gavilon LLC, which operates crude oil storage, terminal and pipeline assets in Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana. It also has a crude oil and refined products supply, marketing and logistics business. Through that business, Gavilon leases a network of more than 200 trucks, 350 rail cars and eight barges....