HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) (“AMID” or “Partnership”) announced today it has commenced deliveries from the Partnership’s 40,000 barrel per day Bakken crude oil gathering system near Watford City, ND into the Dakota Access Pipeline (“DAPL”).
The Partnership’s DAPL interconnect provides optionality to high-value market alternatives and take-away capabilities for gathered barrels and volume brought through AMID’s trucking terminal. The connection is strategically located to give producers access to DAPL upstream of the delivery and storage hub at Johnsons Corner. AMID has expanded service offerings and the competitive footprint of its system by providing hydrogen sulfide treating capabilities allowing producers to meet pipeline specifications for crude oil delivery.
“We are excited to have initial deliveries into DAPL, an integral connection to realize higher market returns for our customers,” said Lynn L. Bourdon, President and Chief Executive Officer. “The connection is a continuation of our strategy to optimize the long-term value of our assets by giving producers a suite of services with strong market connectivity via multiple pipeline takeaway points.”
About American Midstream Partners, LP
American Midstream Partners, LP is a growth-oriented limited partnership formed to provide critical midstream infrastructure that links producers of natural gas, crude oil, NGLs, condensate and specialty chemicals to end-use markets. American Midstream’s assets are strategically located in some of the most prolific onshore and offshore basins in the Permian, Eagle Ford, East Texas, Bakken and Gulf Coast. American Midstream owns or has an ownership interest in approximately 4,000 miles of interstate and intrastate pipelines, as well as ownership in gas processing plants, fractionation facilities, an offshore semisubmersible floating production system with nameplate processing capacity of 100 MBbl/d of crude oil and 240 MMcf/d of natural gas; and terminal sites with approximately 6.7 MMBbls of storage capacity.