About Oil Pipelines

Crude oil, also referred to as petroleum, is a vital resource. When refined and processed, crude oil provides the energy resources for many of the products we use on a daily basis. Each day, the United States uses billions of gallons of crude oil. While many forms of transportation are used to move crude oil to marketplaces, pipelines remain the safest, most efficient and economical way to move this natural resource. Pipelines move nearly two-thirds of the oil and petroleum products transported annually in the United States. Below are a number of resources for more information on oil pipelines and the industry:


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