The Enbridge Pipeline System is an oil pipeline system which ... and then continues on through northwest Indiana and southern Michigan to rejoin Line 5 at ...
Recently released information about the condition of Enbridge's Line 5 oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac shows some signs of corrosion. But company
Line 5 is a 645 mile petroleum pipeline owned and operated by Enbridge Energy, Limited Partnership. The line runs from Superior, Wisconsin, across Michigan's Upper Peninsula, through Northern Michigan, down to the thumb region, and over to Sarnia, Ontari
Enbridge Energy has shut down operation of Line 5 due to the spring storm that has canceled hundreds of flights and caused dangerous travel conditions in the Midwest.
There's been more than a little concern regarding Enbridge's oil and gas pipeline known as Line 5. It crosses under the Mackinac Straits near the Mighty Mac Bridge, and it's more than 60 years old.
Final Report: Enbridge Line 5 - East Straits of Mackinac Hydrostatic Test Prepared for: Enbridge Energy, Limited Partnership AFE: 20007132 Hydrostatic Test #: 5-17-153
Enbridge has been part of Michigan's economic and social fabric for more than 60 years, with our roots in the Great Lake State stretching back to 1953. And with more than 100 employees and contractors, we plan on being part of it for many more. The Line 5 Straits of Mackinac crossing has never ...
FLOW Update on Enbridge's Line 5 Pipeline What's The Plan? Advocates of shutting down dangerous Line 5 at the Straits of Mackinac presented a detailed plan for its decommissioning.
The revelation has prompted calls from Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder that Enbridge speed up studies on ways to reduce the risk of anchor strikes and alternatives for replacing Line 5.
Enbridge Energy restarted Line 5 Monday afternoon as state officials indicated that crews this week will continue to inspect damage to power transmission lines and the twin oil pipelines under the Straits of Mackinac. On Sunday, severe storms prompted Enbridge to shut down Line 5. But the weather ...
The three dents in Line 5 may have been caused in the same "vessel activity" that caused submerged power lines to leak fluid last week
Gov. Rick Snyder and Enbridge have agreed to shut down and replace a portion of Line 5 among other new safety steps
Enbridge's Line 5 pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac pose an unacceptable risk to our Great Lakes, which provide drinking water, income, inspiration, and a sense of pride to tens of millions of people and their communities.
Enbridge Line 5 is a major oil pipeline in the Enbridge Lakehead System, which conveys petroleum from western Canada to eastern Canada via the Great Lakes states.
Enbridge: A Vital Link to Energy Supply • Enbridge Energy has been delivering energy reliably since 1949 on what was originally referred to as the Lakehead System.
MACKINAC COUNTY, MI -- In 1990, a helicopter patrol spotted a patch of oil on the ground about a mile south of Millecoquins Lake near Engadine. The oil was from Enbridge Line 5, which had spilled 630 gallons through a pinhole leak. That spill is among almost 30 spills along the pipeline -- many of ...
Enbridge's Line 5 biota investigation workplan and approval
Enbridge Energy told Michigan officials Tuesday that its Line 5 pipeline, originally thought to be unaffected by last week's incident that damaged a nearby electric transmission cable, actually sustained small dents, likely caused by a passing ship.
Clarification: A headline on a previous version of this should have made clear that the pipeline in question is Enbridge Line 5. The 62-year-old segment of Canadian oil transport giant Enbridge's Line 5 pipeline underwater, at the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac, has been generating the most buzz ...
Sep 30, 2017 · Oil transport giant Enbridge Inc. has begun making repairs to the protective layer of enamel coating covering its controversial 64-year-old pipelines running under the Straits of Mackinac.
Because of the weekend's storm, Enbridge has announced it is suspending its Line 5 pipeline. Earlier this weekend, lawmakers were calling on Enbridge to shut down the pipeline, since the storm could damage the pipeline further.
The aging Enbridge Line 5 pipelines are not vital infrastructure for Michigan. They carry Canadian crude oil through 20% of the world's fresh surface water at the heart of the Great Lakes.
A documentary on Line 5, the controversial aging gas and oil pipeline situated on the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac, is set to be...
Apr 15, 2018 · Enbridge is inspecting damage to Line 5, which is back in action after a weekend shutdown. "Vessel activity" is also believed responsible for damaging two electric cables that leaked 600 gallons of coolant fluid into the water.