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March 2017 Edition

Editor: Brendan Tierney, 978-717-6144


  • Many quantitative capacity trend metrics for the month of February have seen modest decreases both in deal count and capacity volumes.
  • The February monthly capacity releases saw the only increases with over a threefold increase this month.
  • Spot capacity release transactions saw the highest capacity reductions at 86.3% this month.
  • For our special subscription for up to the minute biddable offers report and many more offerings, please visit or call or email Brendan.

Monthly Pipeline Capacity Trends
Top 10 Pipelines

January 2017 Capacity Releases for the Top 10 Pipelines


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Awarded Capacity in Annualized Equiv BCF/d


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Spot capacity releases


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Monthly capacity releases


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Capacity releases of one year or longer:


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Ensure your organization is poised to remain competitive in the marketplace with timely information regarding pipeline transactions.  Save our daily spreadsheets to create your own capacity database.  Our Regional Market Report allows you to stay updated on the activity within your operational region, to gain better business intelligence for expansion, and make well informed decisions to grow your business.

Report Name: Regional Market Report
Purpose: View the asset management activity, short and long term release strategies, winning bid rates, and much more.
Description: This report is broken out by pipelines located in four geographic regions; East, Midwest, South, and West.  Report is available on a monthly and annual basis.

Stop sifting through your emails to find capacity release biddable offers!  Capacity Center now provides our customers with the ability to view all active biddable deals in a webpage interface.  We receive capacity release biddable offer data from the pipelines as it is posted on the EBB and now that information is available to you, on the spot, through our web-based report.

All of the same information contained in our email service describing the capacity offer is listed, including:

     Offer Number
     Releasing Party
     Start/End Date
     Bid Due Date
     Receipt/Delivery Point

Get additional information on this service update and view a sample report here

These and many more reports can be custom created utilizing the informational database.   Please contact Brendan Tierney @ or call (978) 717-6144 for more information.


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Top 5 Pipelines
Capacity Release Details

The following list is based on Annualized Equivalent Dth/day during the month of February 2017.

Columbia Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:      495
Spot transactions:        42
Month/multi-month transactions:      452
Twelve months or longer transactions:       1

Texas Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:       8
Spot transactions:       0
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      7
Twelve months or longer transactions:      1

Tennessee Gas Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      444
Spot transactions:      16
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      419
Twelve months or longer transactions:      9

Transcontinental Gas Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      576
Spot transactions:      119
Month/multi-month transactions:      457
Twelve months or longer transactions:      0

Enable Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:      9
Spot transactions:      1
Month/multi-month transactions:      6
Twelve months or longer transactions:      2



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