Port of Corpus Christi Included in the President’s Proposed FY20 Budget for $53M

Port of Corpus Christi Included in the President’s Proposed FY20 Budget for $53M

For the second year, the Port of Corpus Christi’s Ship Channel Improvement Project (CIP) was included in the President’s Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Coastal Navigation Construction that …
Mar 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream has announced its planned development of Texas GulfLink, a proposed Deepwater Crude Oil Export Terminal, located near Freeport, Texas. The completed facility will be capable of fully loading Very Large …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
Sempra Energy's Port Arthur LNG Export Project And Two Natural Gas Pipelines Receive Final Environmental Impact Statement From FERC

Sempra Energy's Port Arthur LNG Export Project And Two Natural Gas Pipelines Receive Final Environmental Impact Statement From FERC

Sempra Energy announced it received the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to construct the Port Arthur LNG natural gas liquefaction-export project in …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Seven Fshermen Detained over Illegal Fishing off South Texas

Seven Fshermen Detained over Illegal Fishing off South Texas

US Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted two lancha boat crews engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Tuesday afternoon. Coast Guard crews stopped two lanchas with a …
Aug 31, 2018 /  Curious
WATCH: Peregrino II drilling facility modules set sail for Texas

WATCH: Peregrino II drilling facility modules set sail for Texas

Modules for Equinor’s Peregrino Phase II drilling facility have begun a journey to Texas where it will be stacked and tested before being shipped to Brazil. On Tuesday, July 31, Equinor released a video showing …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Seaway Loads First VLCC Ship

Seaway Loads First VLCC Ship

Seaway Crude Pipeline Company LLC, operated by Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD), today announced the loading of its first Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC), which has the capacity of approximately 2 million …
Jun 29, 2018 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine, Texas

US Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine, Texas

The Coast Guard medevaced a 45-year-old man off a tanker approximately 27 miles south of Sabine, Texas, Tuesday. Caption: Crude Oil Tanker Greg Johnson - Image courtesy of Greg Johnson   Coast …
Jun 13, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs mariner from 964-foot tanker near Sabine, Texas

US Coast Guard medevacs mariner from 964-foot tanker near Sabine, Texas

The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner off the 964-foot tanker Corcovado approximately 20 miles south of Sabine, Texas, Monday evening. Caption: A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. …
Jan 24, 2018 /  Accidents
U.S. Coast Guard monitors recovery of grounded drill ship near Corpus Christi

U.S. Coast Guard monitors recovery of grounded drill ship near Corpus Christi

The U.S. Coast Guard monitored the recovery and transit of the grounded drill ship Paragon DPDS1, Sept. 4, 2017, in Aransas Pass near Corpus Christi, Texas. The drill ship ran aground in Aransas Pass as a result of …
Sep 5, 2017 /  Vessels
Neches River Traffic Restricted due to Sunken Boat

Neches River Traffic Restricted due to Sunken Boat

Vessel traffic on the Neches River is restricted as a result of a shrimp boat that sank Monday morning. At approximately 3 a.m., the Captain Kevin sank in the Neches River, causing oil sheen and one minor injury. The …
Jul 12, 2016 /  Accidents