Tag: Line 3

Enbridge Responds to Aquifer Breach at Clearbrook Terminal

Clearbrook, MN — While the Line 3 construction project is now complete with oil flowing through it from Canada to Wisconsin, work is continuing after it was discovered that Enbridge Energy had accidentally breached a groundwater aquifer during construction near the Clearbrook Terminal. The breach occurred in early 2021 and wasn’t discovered until mid-June and…
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November 8, 2021 0

Oil Now Flowing Through Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline

Minnesota — It’s a monumental moment for Enbridge and their Line 3 replacement project as oil began flowing through the new pipeline on Friday. Despite protests and numerous challenges in the court system, the $2.9 billion dollar project that stretches over 1,000 miles from Edmonton, Alberta to Superior, Wisconsin is now substantially complete. Barry Simonson,…
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October 4, 2021 0

Enbridge Line 3 Project Nearing Completion

Minnesota — The Enbridge Line 3 project in nearly complete. Weather has been extremely favorable for the pipeline installation in Northern Minnesota. Barry Simonson, Director of Mainline Construction for Line 3, estimates that they are approximately 90% completed and, just as important, have maintained their strict safety and environmental standards. Along with a small portion…
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August 16, 2021 0