Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP said late Monday that it has received certificates of public convenience and necessity to construct its Gulf Crossing Pipeline project and the Fayetteville and Greenville Laterals.
The construction of both of these projects will commence in the near future. Service on the first 60 miles of the Fayetteville Lateral is expected to commence in the third quarter of 2008. Service on Gulf Crossing, the Greenville Lateral and the remaining segment of the Fayetteville Lateral is expected to commence in the first quarter of 2009.
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP is a master limited partnership engaged through its subsidiaries, Gulf South Pipeline Company, LP and Texas Gas Transmission, LLC, in the interstate transportation and storage of natural gas. Boardwalk's two interstate natural gas pipeline systems have approximately 13,550 miles of pipeline and underground storage fields with aggregate working gas capacity of approximately 155 Bcf.