Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL) today announced that Sunoco
Pipeline L.P., West Texas Gulf Pipe Line Company and Mobil Pipe Line
Company will commence a binding Open Season for project West Texas -
Nederland Access. The project is being developed to deliver crude oil
from West Texas to SXL's Nederland Terminal at Nederland, Texas.
The project is anticipated to have initial capacity to transport
approximately 40,000 barrels per day to Nederland. The West Texas -
Nederland Access project is scheduled to be operational in first quarter
The project will provide West Texas producers and Gulf Coast refiners
with a crude oil supply solution for West Texas Sour crude.
The Open Season will commence on April 11, 2012 and will end on May 11,
2012. Subject to the terms of the Open Season, priority service will be
available to shippers making long-term volume commitments during the
Open Season. The Notice of Open Season will be available on the Sunoco
Logistics website at www.sunocologistics.com/WTNA.
More information about the Open Season is available by contacting:
ABOUT SUNOCO LOGISTICS
Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL), headquartered in
Philadelphia, is a master limited partnership that owns and operates a
logistics business consisting of a geographically diverse portfolio of
complementary pipeline, terminalling and crude oil acquisition and
marketing assets. The Refined Products Pipelines segment consists of
approximately 2,500 miles of refined products pipelines located in the
northeast, midwest and southwest United States, and equity interests in
four refined products pipelines. The Crude Oil Pipelines segment
consists of approximately 5,400 miles of crude oil pipelines, located
principally in Oklahoma and Texas. The Terminal Facilities segment
consists of approximately 42 million shell barrels of refined products
and crude oil terminal capacity (including approximately 22 million
shell barrels of capacity at the Nederland Terminal on the Gulf Coast of
Texas and approximately 5 million shell barrels of capacity at the Eagle
Point terminal on the banks of the Delaware River in New Jersey). The
Crude Oil Acquisition and Marketing segment consists of acquisition and
marketing of crude oil and is principally conducted in the midcontinent
and consists of approximately 170 crude oil transport trucks and
approximately 110 crude oil truck unloading facilities.
Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P.
Thomas Golembeski (media)
Peter Gvazdauskas (investors) 215-977-6322