HOUSTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) announced today that Maurepas Pipeline, LLC, a subsidiary of SemGroup Corporation (SemGroup), selected Quanta Services for the Maurepas Pipelines Project. Quanta subsidiaries, including Price Gregory International, QPS Engineering and Quanta Capital Solutions, assisted with the development of the project for SemGroup and will provide engineering, procurement and construction services. Engineering, permitting, right of way acquisition and materials procurement has commenced. Construction is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2015 and completion is expected in the third quarter of 2016.
The Maurepas Pipelines Project has three separate pipelines measuring approximately 100 miles in aggregate, consisting of 24-inch, 12-inch and 6-inch diameter pipe, and three new pumping stations. The project spans the Ascension, St. Charles, St. James and St. John the Baptist parishes in Louisiana. Once completed, the pipeline system should enable local refineries to integrate and optimize their operations and should provide the refineries with pipeline access to domestically produced crude oil.
About Quanta Services Quanta Services is a leading specialized contracting services company, delivering infrastructure solutions for the electric power and oil and gas industries. Quanta's comprehensive services include designing, installing, repairing and maintaining energy infrastructure. Additionally, in certain markets Quanta licenses fiber optic telecommunications infrastructure, offers lit network management services and provides related design, procurement, construction and maintenance services. With operations throughout North America and in certain international markets, Quanta has the manpower, resources and expertise to safely complete projects that are local, regional, national or international in scope. For more information, visit www.quantaservices.com.
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