Midstream Business Magazine - May 2015

Cover Story

The Interview: ‘The Right Thing To Do’

Stan Horton is president and CEO and Jamie Buskill is CFO and chief administrative officer of Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP.

Editor's Note

The Next Period

Midstream needs to prepare for the next period.

Construction Update

TransCanada's Beluga Bump

A planned Energy East marine terminal is canceled to make way for whales.


In The Province Of Projects

Befitting operations in the world's second-largest country, western Canadian midstream infrastructure is expansive.

Leading The Way To A New Frontier

An experienced executive team, backed by private equity, pipes a section of the Permian lacking infrastructure.

The Blue Flame Blues

The Blue Flame Blues return to the industry.

They've Been Working On The Regs

Will upcoming PHMSA rules satisfy safety concerns while maintaining the economic viability of crude by rail?

Unbundling Midstream Services

The Marketable Condition Rule and unbundling are aspects of producers' federal royalty payments that midstream companie should know.

Alerian Index

When Crude Overflows

The industry works to find ways to store all the crude oil.

Finance Matters

Managing The Downturn

MLPs and the midstream must focus on a defensive game as they ready for the turnaround.

Midstream Leaders Taking Cautious Approach

Both DCP Midstream Partners and Enterprise Products Partners will spend prudently in 2015 as they rely on their current asset base to weather the price decline.

The Long And Winding Road

Private equity is a bright spot on energy's long and winding road.

News Flow

News Flow

Shell cites LNG in its takeover bid for BG Group.

NGL Frac Spread

Hope For A Rebuilding Season

Hope springs eternal in the NGL business.

Transaction Update

Drop Down, Reinvest, Cover

Two deals illustrate a consolidation mentality as the sector waits for the downturn to pass.