The Cactus pipeline is a 310-mile, 20-inch crude oil pipeline that connects to Plains’ Eagle Ford Joint Venture pipeline. The Eagle Ford can carry 660,000 barrels per day and serves the Three Rivers and Corpus Christi markets directly. It can also supply Houston through connections.
The section to expand runs from McCamey to Gardendale, the company said. It expects to finish expansion in the third quarter of 2017.