Oil and Gas: Pipelines and Midstream Facilities
Pipelines, storage, gasification, transportation, and gas-gathering systems are essential parts of the oil and gas supply chain. Often cutting through multiple jurisdictions and impacted by various regulations, midstream operations face an array of legal challenges.
At Hogan Lovells, we understand your need to maximize investment while ensuring the most efficient route between production and distribution. We advise on acquisition, divestiture, and joint venture development; environmental and regulatory permitting; master limited partnerships (MLPs), tax, and other corporate matters; private equity; land access and eminent domain; project development, including project finance and EPC; operating and maintenance agreements; and dispute resolution.
Advised the International Finance Corporation on its financing of an Indonesian-flagged floating storage and offloading vessel.
Advised Kuwait Petroleum on the acquisition of Shell's Retail, Supply & Distribution, Logistics, and Aviation businesses network in Italy.
Acting for an energy major in a pipeline gas price review arbitration under the ICC Rules relating to the supply of gas to Northern Europe.
Represented a large natural gas pipeline company in obtaining regulatory approvals for one of the largest electric-gas company mergers in U.S. history.