Pratt & Whitney GG3 Turbine Controls for Kinder Morgan
HPI was awarded a project from Kinder Morgan, one of the largest pipeline transportation and energy storage companies in North America. Located in Iowa and Nebraska, the project requires the relocation of control panels and rewiring of entire skids for two Pratt & Whitney GG3s at the compressor stations.
“This project is particularly interesting as it expands our business in the midstream transmission industry in the U.S.”, says Hal Pontez, President and CEO of HPI. “Our company’s excellent safety record, along with safety certifications by Pacific Industrial Contractor Screening (PICS) and ISNetworld, were also key influences in HPI winning this project.”
“We are looking forward to working with HPI”, says Kinder Morgan. “Based on their performance so far, we are confident HPI will deliver the expected results. We selected HPI based on the quality and completeness of their proposal and the company’s long history of turbine control experience.”
About Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P.
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP) is a leading pipeline transportation and energy storage company in North America. KMP owns an interest in or operates approximately 28,000 miles of pipelines and 180 terminals. Its pipelines transport natural gas, gasoline, crude oil, CO2 and other products, and its terminals store petroleum products and chemicals and handle bulk materials like coal and petroleum coke. KMP is also the leading provider of CO2 for enhanced oil recovery projects in North America. One of the largest publicly traded pipeline limited partnerships in America, KMP has an enterprise value of approximately $30 billion. The general partner of KMP is owned by Kinder Morgan, Inc., a private company. For more information please visit www.kindermorgan.com.