BridgeTex Pipeline Begins Commercial Operations

November 2014, Vol. 241, No. 11

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. and Occidental Petroleum Corp. report that the BridgeTex Pipeline began commercial service in September, delivering crude oil from West Texas to the Houston Gulf Coast area.

Initial flow rates are expected to ramp up over time as the pipeline is capable of transporting up to 300,000 bpd of Permian Basin crude oil.