Profile: TC PipeLines LP (TCP)
11 Feb 2016
TC PipeLines, LP, incorporated on December 16, 1998, is a limited partnership company that acquires, owns and participates in the management of energy infrastructure businesses in North America. The company's pipeline systems transport natural gas in the United States. The company is managed by its General Partner, which is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of TransCanada. The company has equity ownership interests in two natural gas interstate pipeline systems, as well as three wholly owned and one majority owned pipeline. Collectively, the pipelines are designed to transport approximately 8.9 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas from producing regions and import facilities to market hubs and consuming markets primarily in the Western and Midwestern United States. The Company’s pipeline systems include Great Lakes Gas Transmission Limited Partnership (Great Lakes), Northern Border Pipeline Company (Northern Border), Gas Transmission Northwest LLC (GTN), Bison Pipeline LLC (Bison), North Baja Pipeline, LLC (North Baja) and Tuscarora Gas Transmission Company (Tuscarora).
The Company owns a 46.45% interest in Great Lakes. Great Lakes connect with the TransCanada Mainline at the Canadian border near Emerson, Manitoba, Canada and St. Clair, Michigan, near Detroit. Great Lakes is a bi-directional pipeline that can receive and deliver natural gas at multiple points along its system.
The Company owns a 50% interest in Northern Border. Northern Border Extends between the Canadian borders near Port of Morgan, Montana to a terminus near North Hayden, Indiana, south of Chicago. Northern Border is capable of receiving natural gas from Canada, the Williston Basin and Rockies Basin.
The Company owns a 70% interest in GTN. GTN extends between an interconnection near Kingsgate, British Columbia, Canada at the Canadian border to a point near Malin, Oregon at the California border and delivers natural gas to the Pacific Northwest and to California.
The Company owns 100% interest in Bison. Bison extends from a location near Gillette, Wyoming to Northern Border's pipeline system in North Dakota. Bison transports natural gas from the Powder River Basin to Midwest markets.
The Company owns100% interest in North Baja extends between an interconnection with the El Paso Natural Gas Company pipeline near Ehrenberg, Arizona and an interconnection with a natural gas pipeline near Ogilby, California on the Mexican border. North Baja is a bi-directional pipeline.
The Company owns 100% interest in Tuscarora. Tuscarora extends between the GTN pipeline near Malin, Oregon to its terminus near Reno, Nevada and delivers natural gas in northeastern California and northwestern Nevada.
TC PipeLines LP
700 Louisiana Street, Suite 700
HOUSTON TX 77002-2700