USA: Liquid Storage Bluewing Midstream Begins Construction for Phase II Expansion Project in Texas
On completion, the new phase is expected to add 300,000 barrels of new liquids storage capacity to the project. The overall project including the new phase will provide 1.1 million barrels of storage capacity and will cater to the South Texas market as well as export to other global markets.
Texas/USA – Bluewing Midstream (Bluewing), a high-growth, bulk liquids terminal and logistics operator with operations in the Port of Brownsville, has recently announced the start of construction for its Phase II Expansion Project (Phase II) to support growing customer demand. Upon completion, Phase II will add 300,000 barrels of new liquids storage capacity capable of handling gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and other petroleum products.
Phase II, when combined with Bluewing’s existing assets in the Port of Brownsville, will provide existing and potential customers approximately 1.1 million barrels of storage capacity serving South Texas and exports to Mexico and other international markets. Bluewing anticipates Phase II to commence initial operations in late 2019.
“We are very excited to break ground on our Phase II expansion project and continue to build upon our existing operations,” said Bluewing CEO Todd Reid. “Phase II will allow us to advance our strategic organic development vision while continuing to provide flexible and efficient terminal and logistics solutions to our customers.”