News Releases

Noble Midstream Partners LP and Greenfield Midstream LLC  provided a commercial and business development update for its Black Diamond Gathering LLC  joint venture. Black Diamond provides crude oil gathering and storage services to producers in the Denver Julesburg Basin.​
Rangeland Midstream Canada, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Rangeland Energy III LLC, announced its plans to design, construct and operate new crude oil and condensate pipelines located in the Marten Hills region of north central Alberta. 
Cogent Midstream announced it will construct an approximately 25-mile pipeline that will deliver residue gas from its Big Lake Natural Gas Processing Complex located in Reagan County in the Midland Basin of West Texas to Kinder Morgan’s Gulf Coast Express Pipeline.
Nuevo Midstream Dos, LLC announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners to purchase Republic Midstream, LLC . Republic Midstream owns and operates a crude oil gathering, storage and intermediate transportation system in the Eagle Ford Shale. The transaction is expected to close early in the second quarter of 2019.
ExxonMobil, Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., and Lotus Midstream, LLC announced they have formed the Wink to Webster Pipeline LLC Joint Venture and have ordered nearly 650 miles of domestically sourced 36-inch-diameter line pipe. The new common-carrier pipeline system will provide more than 1 million barrels per day of crude oil and condensate capacity and will be constructed from the Permian Basin in West Texas to the Texas Gulf Coast.​
Clear Creek Midstream, LLC today announced an initial venture capital commitment of $300 million from EnCap Flatrock Midstream. Headquartered in Houston and established in late 2018, Clear Creek is an independent energy company focused on the development of midstream infrastructure for oil and gas producers working in shale plays across North America. Clear Creek is pursuing organic, greenfield projects and select acquisition opportunities.​
Liquids terminaling and logistics provider Moda Midstream, LLC announced it has successfully commissioned upgrades to Berth 2A at the Moda Ingleside Energy Center in Ingleside, Texas, to enable loading of very large crude carriers. Moda developed these upgrades to provide existing and potential customers the ability to safely and cost-effectively load VLCCs at rates of up to 80,000 barrels per hour.

EnCap Flatrock Midstream Promotes Sam Pitts to Managing Partner
January 9, 2019 | EnCap Flatrock Midstream

EnCap Flatrock Midstream announced the promotion of Sam Pitts to managing partner. Mr. Pitts joins Managing Partners Bill Waldrip, Billy Lemmons, Dennis Jaggi, Dave Kurtz and Greg King in the leadership and management of the firm. 
Aspen Midstream, LLC today announced the company is constructing a large diameter residue pipeline and both a lean and a rich gas gathering system in the Austin Chalk play in Texas. Aspen’s Austin Chalk System is located in the Giddings Field. 
Lotus Midstream LLC has agreed to participate in a joint venture previously announced by ExxonMobil and Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., to construct a pipeline to transport crude oil and condensate from the Permian Basin to Texas Gulf Coast markets. The parties expect to form the joint venture before the end of the year.
Evolution Midstream, LLC, a leading provider of flexible midstream and ancillary services to oil and gas producers, announced that it has broken ground on its Jewell Facility, a natural gas processing plant in Converse County, Wyoming in the heart of the Powder River Basin (PRB).
Crude oil logistics provider Getka Energy LLC announced it has closed on the purchase of the former Pacer Energy Terminal located in Cushing, Oklahoma. The 28-acre property houses crude oil storage tanks and several LACT units. The terminal is connected to Enterprise Products’ Cushing Terminal via pipeline.  
Candor Midstream, LLC announced an initial venture capital commitment of $200 million from EnCap Flatrock Midstream (“EnCap Flatrock”). Headquartered in Houston and established in 2017, Candor is an independent energy company focused on the development of midstream infrastructure across North America. Candor is pursuing organic, greenfield projects and select acquisition opportunities.
Cogent Midstream, LLC announced it will expand its natural gas processing capacity in the lower Midland Basin of West Texas. Cogent will construct a new refrigerated cryogenic processing plant at the same location as its current Big Lake Plant in Reagan County, Texas. 
Liquids terminaling and logistics provider Moda Midstream, LLC announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Oxy Ingleside Energy Center (“IEC” or the “Ingleside Energy Center”) and certain crude oil and LPG infrastructure from Occidental Petroleum Corporation.

Lotus Midstream to Acquire Centurion Pipeline
August 8, 2018 | Lotus Midstream

Crude oil logistics provider Lotus Midstream, LLC announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Centurion pipeline system and a Southeast New Mexico crude oil gathering system from Occidental Petroleum Corporation.
Rangeland Energy III, LLC  announced that operations commenced at its STEPS terminal in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Monday, June 4. Rangeland also announced that in June the company will begin loading diesel onto railcars for a leading refined products customer. The diesel will be delivered to third-party inland terminals in Mexico via the Kansas City Southern Railway (NYSE: KSU). 
Cardinal Midstream III, LLC announced today that it has secured a long-term dedication in excess of 100,000 acres to its Iron Horse System from Camino Natural Resources, LLC (“Camino”). 
Getka Energy LLC, a crude oil logistics provider, announced that it has secured an initial equity commitment of $250 million from EnCap Flatrock Midstream and the Getka management team. Getka was formed earlier this year to provide storage, blending and terminal solutions, as well as pipeline transportation and market optionality for producers across North America in addition to domestic and international marketers.
SAN ANTONIO –  EnCap Flatrock Midstream announced today that Rob Wingo has joined the firm as managing director.


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