SemCAMS Announces Execution of Long-Term Wapiti Area Transportation Agreement
CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SemCAMS, a subsidiary of SemGroup® Corporation (NYSE:SEMG), today announced the execution of a long-term sour gas transportation contract with an investment grade producer in the Wapiti, Alberta area. The contract will extend an existing service arrangement on SemCAMS’ Northwest Wapiti, Wapiti and Simonette Pipeline systems (the “Wapiti Pipeline System”) for gas processing at SemCAMS’ Kaybob South 3 (K3) gas plant. The transportation for 33 mmcf/d of sour gas is supported by a take-or-pay commitment that is effective until 2027.
In the Wapiti region, work continues on an engineering study for a new 200 mmcf/d sour gas processing plant to be located at 35-67-7W6M. The plant design will take advantage of synergies with SemCAMS’ current infrastructure, by transporting the acid gas via existing pipeline for processing at the K3 Gas Plant. The Wapiti Plant will also have local acid gas injection capability for increased reliability. The study will be complete in the first quarter of 2016, and a final investment decision will follow thereafter, provided SemCAMS secures sufficient producer support.
“SemCAMS is pleased with the continued development in the Wapiti/Elmworth area. The execution of this agreement is another example of the long-term commitment the area is experiencing, and further reflects the support and confidence that producers have in SemCAMS as the transportation and processing service provider of choice,” said David Gosse, SemCAMS’ Vice President and General Manager. “We continue to see long-term commitments by producers for the development of the Montney resource play in the Wapiti area. Our projects in the Montney and Duvernay plays further strengthen our position in this growing area. These projects also clearly support our growth strategy to expand and optimize our existing infrastructure, and to construct new, greenfield projects to meet our customers’ long-term midstream gathering and processing needs.”
Prospective producers should contact Rob Nimmo, Director, Business Development, at (403) 536-3023, or at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information on SemCAMS’ Wapiti area development plans.
About SemCAMS SemCAMS U.L.C., a subsidiary of SemGroup® Corporation (NYSE:SEMG), is a gathering and processing business which provides midstream solutions for natural gas producers in Western Canada. SemCAMS is one of Alberta’s largest licensed sour gas processors with facilities located near Whitecourt and Fox Creek. The company also operates two sweet gas processing facilities in this region. SemCAMS is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. For more information, visit www.semcams.com.
About SemGroup Based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, SemGroup® Corporation (NYSE:SEMG) is a publicly traded midstream service company providing the energy industry the means to move products from the wellhead to the wholesale marketplace. SemGroup provides diversified services for end users and consumers of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, refined products and asphalt. Services include purchasing, selling, processing, transporting, terminalling and storing energy.
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