What products do pipelines transport?

Transmission pipelines safely transport various forms of liquids and gas across Canada and into the United States. The process is similar for both:

– Product is gathered from wells in the ground and sent through gathering pipelines to a facility where it’s processed or refined. Pumps or compressors move it through the system at a safe pace.

– Once the oil is refined or the gas is processed, it’s moved through feeder pipelines to be distributed to large transmission pipelines.

– Transmission pipelines transport these products the country. It takes about a month to deliver oil and gas products from Alberta to Ontario.

– Distribution pipelines deliver natural gas directly to homes and businesses.

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