US Upstream week in brief: Permian pipelines pile up to meet demand
Buckeye Partners announces new South Texas Gateway pipeline to transport oil from the Permian Basin to Corpus Christi. Will it come soon enough to alleviate takeaway concerns amid the rapid growth in Permian rig activity? Whitehorse Energy is fishing for buyers for its substantial Southern Delaware position. Who will bite first? Other stories covered this week include: Mariner East 2 pipeline experiences opposition emboldened by the DAPL protestor short-lived victory. Chisholm makes its first acquisition in the STACK with a cash infusion from Apollo. Whiting's Rolla Federal Unit delivers monster production in the Bakken.