HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE: PAA) today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 21,000,000 of its common units representing limited partner interests. The Partnership also intends to grant the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 3,150,000 additional common units.
The Partnership intends to use the net proceeds from this offering, including the proceeds from any exercise of the option to purchase additional common units, to repay outstanding borrowings under its commercial paper program and for general partnership purposes, including acquisitions, joint venture investments and other expansion capital expenditures. Amounts repaid under the Partnership’s commercial paper program may be reborrowed, as necessary, for general partnership purposes, including acquisitions, joint venture investments and other expansion capital expenditures.
Barclays Capital Inc. will act as sole underwriter of the offering.
The common units will be offered and sold pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus. When available, copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from Barclays Capital Inc. as follows:
|Barclays Capital Inc.|
|c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions|
|1155 Long Island Avenue|
|Edgewood, NY 11717|
|Telephone: (888) 603-5847|
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. is a publicly traded master limited partnership that owns and operates midstream energy infrastructure and provides logistics services for crude oil, natural gas liquids ("NGL"), natural gas and refined products. PAA owns an extensive network of pipeline transportation, terminalling, storage and gathering assets in key crude oil and NGL producing basins and transportation corridors and at major market hubs in the United States and Canada. On average, PAA handles over 4.1 million barrels per day of crude oil and NGL on its pipelines. PAA is headquartered in Houston, Texas.