Enable Midstream Partners LP announced April 20 that its first crude oil and produced water gathering system in North Dakota is fully operational.
The Bear Den Crude & Produced Water Gathering System began construction in August 2013 with the initial segments of the system starting service in November 2013. It provides services to producer XTO Energy Inc. in its Little Missouri Field and will have a maximum throughput of 19,500 barrels per day.
“It’s a great demonstration of our ability to effectively and efficiently deploy expansion capital to meet our customers’ needs for delivering energy to key markets,” said Lynn Bourdon, Enable Midstream’s president and CEO.
The company owns, operates and develops strategically located natural gas and crude oil infrastructure assets. The partnership’s assets include approximately 11,900 miles of gathering pipelines, 13 major processing plants with approximately 2.3 billion cubic feet (Bcf) per day of processing capacity, approximately 7,900 miles of interstate pipelines (including Southeast Supply Header LLC, of which the partnership owns 49.9 percent), approximately 2,300 miles of intrastate pipelines and eight storage facilities comprising 87.5 Bcf of storage capacity.