OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: ENBL) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Enable Gas Transmission, LLC (EGT) and Enable Oklahoma Intrastate Transmission, LLC (EOIT), will each conduct a non-binding open season to solicit commitments for system expansion projects providing firm transportation service for growing Anadarko Basin production.
The projects are expected to provide a unique opportunity for customers seeking firm natural gas transportation service from the prolific Cana, STACK and SCOOP plays of the Anadarko Basin to premium Southeast and Western natural gas markets. These distinctive solutions will utilize existing capacity on EGT and EOIT along with the installation of certain new facilities to provide over 600,000 Dth/d of new, firm natural gas transportation service.
In addition, Enable announced that one of the projects has secured a foundation shipper that has committed to a new long-term contract for 205,000 Dth/d, subject to customary conditions precedent. These projects provide producer customers a cost-effective, timely and scalable link to premium Southeast and Western natural gas markets and further complement Enable’s substantial existing transportation network in Oklahoma, which enjoys a solid base of electric utility, power plant, LDC and industrial end-user customers.
“The open seasons released today are the result of continued conversations with our customers to understand their needs and provide creative solutions,” said Chris Ditzel, vice president - Transportation and Storage. “We are delighted to have successfully executed a precedent agreement with a prominent midcontinent producer, and we look forward to potentially increasing the size of our projects with additional capacity subscriptions.”
The non-binding open seasons open on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, and are scheduled to end at 1 p.m. CT on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
For complete details, view the relevant postings at pipelines.enablemidstream.com on the EGT and EOIT Electronic Bulletin Boards (EBB) under Informational Postings, Notices, Non-Critical.
ABOUT ENABLE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS
Enable Midstream Partners is a publicly traded master limited partnership. The Partnership owns, operates and develops strategically located natural gas and crude oil infrastructure assets. The Partnership’s assets include approximately 12,900 miles of gathering pipelines, 14 major processing plants with approximately 2.5 billion cubic feet per day of processing capacity, approximately 7,800 miles of interstate pipelines (including Southeast Supply Header, LLC of which the Partnership owns 50%), approximately 2,200 miles of intrastate pipelines and eight storage facilities comprising 85.0 billion cubic feet of storage capacity.
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