Midstream Business Magazine - December 2015

Cover Story

Points Of Departure

Despite demand, regulatory and geopolitical obstacles, U.S. energy exporters pursue the promise of foreign markets.

Editor's Note

Describing The Elephant

2016 may be a good investor entry point, given the industry’s weakness.


An Underground Gem Hits The Fairway

Storage may not be getting the attention of other midstream projects, but Houston’s scarcity of underground capacity has provided Fairway Energy Partners with a great opportunity.

Forecasting Gas Through 2050

A detailed study projects important trends—and opportunities—for natural gas in the long term.

Prepping For A Texas Turnaround

Texas and its vast midstream industry stand at “a great time to do great things.” Midstream operators can prepare the way for the price return.

Special Section: Closing Window?

Decreased production has slowed the crude-by-rail industry, but opportunities remain heading to the coasts.

Special Section: Keeping The Railroads Working

Special Section: Keeping The Railroads Working

Special Section: Optionality Is How This Segment Rolls

In a low-price environment for oil, unit trains are the new manifest destiny for crude by rail—and they’ll probably be hauling frac sand, too.

The Interview: Thinking Long Term

R. Bruce Northcutt is president, CEO and partner, and Bryan W. Neskora is COO and partner of Navitas Midstream Partners LLC.

Alerian Index

Alerian Index

How will things be in five years

NGL Frac Spread

Remaining Positive

Ethane margins turn positive

Transaction Update

Investors Eye A Moving Targa

Targa’s roll-up is no reflection on the MLP structure