TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NGL Energy Partners LP (NYSE: NGL) and Grand Mesa Pipeline, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NGL (“Grand Mesa”), announced today that Grand Mesa has entered into a settlement agreement with Extraction Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE: XOG) as it relates to XOG’s bankruptcy proceedings. Under the settlement, NGL and Extraction entered into a new term supply agreement, retaining Extraction’s crude volumes for shipping on the Grand Mesa Pipeline; and Grand Mesa will receive an allowed unsecured claim which it expects to liquidate for cash proceeds. In consideration for this new supply agreement, Grand Mesa, has agreed to support confirmation of XOG’s bankruptcy plan, including through the withdrawal of its previously filed objection and pending appeals.
The agreements between XOG, NGL and Grand Mesa as described remain subject to approval by the Bankruptcy Court, among other conditions.
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NGL Energy Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership, is a diversified midstream energy company that transports, stores, markets and provides other logistics services for crude oil, natural gas liquids and other products and transports, treats and disposes of water generated as part of the oil and natural gas production process. For further information, visit the Partnership’s website at www.nglenergypartners.com.
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