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SD Pipeline Leak Final Estimate Drops

An estimate of how much crude oil leaked from a Keystone pipeline in 2017 in Marshall County, SD, is now down from a previous number, officials said. The updated and final total is 276,864 gallons spilled, according to a federal Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration investigation report. RELATED STORIES Another Fuel Pipeline Blast in […]

Keystone Pipeline Back in Operation

The Keystone pipeline returned to operation Tuesday after a 5,000-barrel oil spill earlier this month, said developer TransCanada. “TransCanada will operate the pipeline at a reduced pressure starting on Tuesday to ensure a safe and gradual increase in the volume of crude oil moving through the system,” TransCanada said Monday. “We are communicating plans to […]

Pipeline Oil Spill in SD

TransCanada, the company that owns and operates the Keystone Pipeline, said 210,000 gallons, or 5,000 barrels, of oil spilled near Amherst, SD. The cause of the leak is under investigation, the company said. RELATED STORIES Phillips 66 Cat Cracker Incident Study to Research LA Oil Spill Effects Settlement in Pipeline Oil Spill Pressure Test Led […]

Workers Spark SD Fertilizer Plant Fire

Workers doing some work in a CHS fertilizer plant in Colton, SD, created some sparks which generated a fire Saturday evening. Fire crews got the call at 5 p.m. Saturday, with more crews responding due to the nature of the chemicals inside the building. RELATED STORIES CO Refinery Flares after Power Failure Concerns Over Refinery […]

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