EQT Midstream Focuses On Gathering/Transmission Projects

April 2014, Vol. 241 No. 4

EQT Midstream Partners, LP has definitive agreements with a subsidiary of Range Resources Corp. to provide gathering, compression, and transmission services in eastern Washington County, PA.

EQT Midstream Partners will invest $30 million in gathering infrastructure and $25 million in a transmission expansion project in conjunction with the agreements. The transmission expansion will add 100 Bbtu/d of capacity to the Partnership’s transmission system in southwestern Pennsylvania and is expected to be in service by Nov. 1. The agreements include a fee-based, 10-year minimum volume commitment for gathering and transmission services and provide Range with the opportunity to expand capacity to 300 Bbtu/d and above.