Regency to build new gas processing plant, NGL pipeline in Louisiana
The project will include the addition of a new 200 MMcf/d cryogenic processing plant at the existing Dubberly facility, which will accept gas directly from Regency’s Dubberly gathering trunkline.
Regency Energy Partners announced Wednesday that it will
construct a new processing plant and NGL pipeline at
Regencys Dubberly facility in North Louisiana.
will include the addition
of a new 200 MMcf/d cryogenic processing plant at the
existing Dubberly facility, which will accept gas directly
from Regencys recently completed Dubberly gathering
In addition, Regency will construct a new, 160-mile, 8- and
10-inch NGL pipeline from Dubberly for delivery to
. The pipeline will have
an initial capacity of 25,000 bpd, and will be expandable via
additional pump stations.
Strong drilling around our facilities
in the richer Cotton
Valley play is driving significant volume growth, said
Jim Holotik, executive vice president and chief commercial
officer of Regency. This expansion
will allow us to provide
incremental processing solutions and create an alternative
outlet for newly-produced NGLs from the region.
costs are expected to be
approximately $260 million, and both the new processing
facility and the NGL pipeline are backed by fee-based
s are expected to be
completed in mid-2015.