HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Phillips 66 Partners (NYSE: PSXP) announces that Gray Oak Pipeline, LLC (“Gray Oak”) is launching a binding expansion open season to solicit shipper commitments for services from West Texas. The expansion open season will provide an opportunity for interested shippers to secure long-term crude oil transportation with the Gray Oak Pipeline under binding transportation services agreements.
The expansion includes new takeaway capacity from Gray Oak Pipeline origination stations in West Texas to destinations in the Corpus Christi and Freeport markets. The final scope and capacity will depend on the outcome of the expansion open season. The pipeline expansion is expected to be placed in service in the fourth quarter of 2020.
The expansion open season will commence at 12 p.m. CST on Nov. 12, 2018. Prior to participating in the open season, interested parties must execute a confidentiality agreement to govern the receipt of the open season documentation. For a form of confidentiality agreement and additional information regarding the expansion of the Gray Oak Pipeline, please contact Corey.Leonard@p66.com.
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Headquartered in Houston, Phillips 66 Partners is a growth-oriented master limited partnership formed by Phillips 66 to own, operate, develop and acquire primarily fee-based crude oil, refined petroleum products and natural gas liquids pipelines, terminals and other midstream assets. For more information, visit www.phillips66partners.com.
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