June 1, 2018 – Dallas News
'It's not a quick fix': Demand grows, but Permian Basin drillers are stuck waiting on new pipelines
By: Jeff Mosier
Success is catching up with the Permian Basin, the prolific U.S. oilfield that's out-producing many Middle Eastern nations.
With oil prices climbing, the basin has become an expensive bottleneck as drillers try to pump more crude and natural gas than what pipelines can send to refineries, storage tanks and ports.
Billions of dollars worth of new and expanded pipelines are in the works, but...