Seaway pipeline provides 400,000 bopd capacity from Cushing to Gulf Coast refineries
HOUSTON -- Seaway Crude Oil Pipeline Company has resumed crude oil service on the 500-mile, 30-inch diameter pipeline between Cushing, Oklahoma and the Gulf Coast with approximately 400,000 bopd of capacity now available to shippers. Service was suspended on January 2, 2013 so that the remaining pump station connections could be completed allowing capacity to be increased from 150,000 bopd.
Seaway Crude Pipeline Company LLC is a 50/50 joint venture owned by affiliates of Enterprise Products Partners and Enbridge. In addition to the pipeline that transports crude oil from Cushing to the Gulf Coast, the Seaway system is comprised of a terminal and distribution network originating in Texas City, Texas, which serves refineries locally and in the Houston area.