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Williams Partners seeks approval to expand Transco pipeline

Transco pipeline

The proposed expansion of the Transco pipeline to the Freeport Bay terminal would be completed by 2018 and to the Corpus Christi terminal by Q1, 2019.

Transco pipeline in Texas and Louisiana

Sept 1 (Reuters) – Williams Partners LP said it had filed for an approval from the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to expand its Transco pipeline in Texas and Louisiana.

The Gulf Connector, a 475,000 dekatherm per day expansion of the Transco pipeline, will supply to two liquefied natural gas terminals in Texas, the company said on Thursday.

One of the terminals is on the coast of Freeport Bay and another on the northern coast of Corpus Christi Bay.

Construction of the Freeport Bay terminal is expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2018 and the Corpus Christi Bay terminal is expected to be ready by the first quarter of 2019, Williams Partners said.

(Reporting by Vishaka George in Bengaluru; Editing by Kirti Pandey)

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