Sunoco plans hybrid pipeline
Shipping of natural gas liquids to begin by end of year
EAST GOSHEN >> Already 18 months behind schedule, Sunoco/Energy Transfer announced Thursday that the pipeline builder will start shipping natural gas liquids along a hybrid pipeline in Chester and Delaware counties by the end of the year.
Sunoco intends to connect three different sized pipes along a 350-mile line pipeline stretching from Marcellus shale deposits in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania to the former Marcus Hook, Delaware County Refinery.
Plans originally called for construction of a 16-inch (Mariner