Endymion Oil Pipeline
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Endymion Oil Pipeline is an oil pipeline in the United States. It is part of the Mardi Gras Transportation System.
The pipeline runs from oil fields in the Mississippi Canyon of the Gulf Coast to the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP) in Clovelly, Louisiana.
- Operator: BP, ExxonMobil, Shell
- Current capacity: 420,000 barrels per day
- Proposed capacity:
- Length: 89 miles (143 kilometers)
- Status: Operating
- Start Year: 2005
Endymion is an 89-mile crude oil pipeline with a 425,000 bpd capacity. The pipeline provides access to the Mississippi Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico. It is connected to LOOP Clovelly storage with access to multiple markets. In 2016 Shell acquired a 10% interest in the Endymion Oil Pipeline Company, owned by BP and ExxonMobil. The pipeline was completed in 2005.
Articles and resources
- Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. Acquires Interests in Three Gulf of Mexico Pipelines, NASDAQ, Dec 28, 2016
- "Endymion, Proteus and Cleopatra," Shell, accessed September 2017
- "Pioneering deepwater gulf pipeline system integrates five segments Endymion Oil Pipeline," Oil and Gas Journal, May 12, 2003