TexStar Is Building An Eagle Ford Pipeline From Karnes to San Antonio for Calumet

Pipeline Deliveries Will Offset Oil That Is Currently Trucked To Elmendorf, TX
Calumet Products San Antonio Refinery

Oil is currently delivered to the Calumet San Antonio Refinery by truck | Click to Enlarge

TexStar Midstream has signed an agreement with Calumet Specialty Products Partners to construct, own, and operate a 30,000 b/d pipeline system that will deliver Eagle Ford crude to Calumet’s San Antonio Refinery.

The deal includes a 15-year agreement for TexStar to build and operate the Karnes North Pipeline System (KNPS). The system will include 50-miles of 8-inch pipe from Karnes to the southeast side of San Antonio. [Read more…]

Nat G CNG Solutions Opens Natural Gas Vehicle Center Near San Antonio – Press Release

New Center Will Convert New and Existing Vehicle Engines to Natural Gas
Nat G CNG Solutions Vehicle

Nat G CNG Solutions Vehicle | Click to Enlarge

Nat G CNG Solutions has opened a new natural gas vehicle solutions center in Converse, just outside of San Antonio.

The center will provide natural gas vehicle upgrades for both new and in-service vehicles, as well as fueling solutions for both private and large commercial fleets. [Read more…]

Eagle Ford Opportunities Bring International Companies to San Antonio – Video

30+ Japanese Companies Recently Visited To Evaluate Bringing Businesses to San Antonio

The Eagle Ford is no stranger to international companies and San Antonio isn’t either, but together the two are an economic hotbed. Opportunity attracts investment, so expect to see more foreign companies investing in the region.

Halliburton Opens San Antonio Office & Operations Center – Will Service the Eagle Ford

The Company Spent $70 Million To Construct the Facility
Halliburton Administrative Office - San Antonio

Halliburton Administrative Office – San Antonio | Click to Enlarge

Halliburton has officially opened the company’s $70 million San Antonio office in southern Bexar County.

The new operations center will serve the needs of the Eagle Ford and the surrounding area. The company’s South Texas operations have grown in stride with the Eagle Ford.

Halliburton has hired 550 employees and expects to add another 450 oilfield related jobs by the end of the year. The facility was designed to support as many as 1,500 employees. [Read more…]

San Antonio Job Growth Fueled by the Eagle Ford Shale

The Eagle Ford is expected to help fuel an additional 150,000 jobs over the next three years

Kiplinger has pegged San Antonio as one of “8 Cities With Surprising Job Growth”. The city has a population of just over 2 million and is expected to add 150,000 new jobs between now and 2015. The financial magazine was sure to note Eagle Ford Jobs were helping lead employment growth.

….the city is the hub of Central Texas’ energy sector, especially its fast-growing natural gas segment. Major employers poised to expand include Valero, NuStar and Tesoro. [Read more…]

Platinum Energy Solutions to Add San Antonio Eagle Ford Field Office – Yard

The 50-Acre Yard Is Located in Braunig Industrial Park

Platinum Energy Solutions is adding a 50-acre office and yard just south of San Antonio in the Braunig Industrial Park. The facility will add 200+ Eagle Ford Jobs, with an average salary of $60,000 per year. [Read more…]