Sunoco Logistics lets contract for Mariner East 2 NGL pipeline

Sunoco Logistics Partners LP, Philadelphia, has let a construction management contract to Fluor Corp., Irving, Tex., for the Mariner East 2 natural gas liquids pipeline project.

Mariner East 2 is the second phase of the company’s broader plan to transport 275,000 b/d of various NGLs (propane, butane, and ethane) from processing and fractionation complexes in the Marcellus and Utica shale areas in western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and eastern Ohio to Sunoco Logistics’ 800-acre Marcus Hook Industrial Complex (MHIC) in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Fluor will manage the construction of new terminal facilities to store, chill, process, and distribute the NGLs at the complex.

The contract’s value was undisclosed.

In late 2014, Sunoco Logistics reported receiving sufficient binding commitments from shippers to move ahead with the $2.5-billion investment in the Mariner East 2 NGL pipeline project (OGJ Online, Nov. 7, 2014).

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...