Natural Gas Liquids
We market and transport natural gas liquids (NGLs) and liquefied petroleum gases (LPGs) throughout North America by truck, rail and pipeline.
Natural Gas Liquids are marketed under the names: Gibson Gas Liquids, Gibson Energy U.S., and Gibson Energy Marketing.
Some notable facts about our operations are:
Over 600 million gallons of NGLs sold to customers throughout North America.
Gibson Energy operates five strategically located propane storage facilities with combined storage capacity of 930,000 USWG.
Own and operate a truck fleet in Montana, Idaho and the Pacific Northwest under the Gibson Energy U.S. and Link Petroleum identification.
Significant truck assets in the Southern U.S.
Gibson operates a sizeable rail fleet throughout North America. We are able to provide our customers timely and uninterrupted supply throughout the year. Our high volume of rail shipments ensures that we have the necessary equipment available at all times to fulfill our customer’s shipping requirements. Gibson has its own dedicated fleet of pressurized tank cars, and numerous strategic alliances with gas liquids transport companies throughout the U.S. and Canada to ensure timely and safe product delivery.
Our extensive rail shipping capabilities are supported by our strategic alliances with the most reputable trucking companies in the industry. Working together, our partners haul thousands of loads every year throughout Canada and the U.S. providing only the highest quality of service in the industry.
Gibson generally develops term contracts to correspond with the propane heating season in North America, typically throughout a good portion of the year. However, our Company has the supply, storage and distribution infrastructure to custom design supply contracts for any period of time.
In addition to propane supply, we are able to provide term business for transportation services as well as risk management.
Gibson will provide spot deals for one time, specific need and short-term business as well.
Gibson is a reliable supplier of all grades of butane to refineries across North America, and we have the capability to meet the butane blending demand for crude oil producers/transporters in Western Canada. Gibson enters into both long- and short-term storage arrangements in strategic locations across North America to optimize distribution during times of increased demand.
Using our extensive rail capabilities, Gibson purchases and transports condensate/natural gasoline in the U.S. and moves this product into Canada. Gibson utilizes proprietary offload capability in Edmonton to meet diluent demands from heavy oil producers in Western Canada.
Utilizing our fractionation capability, Gibson purchases raw mix and moves it via truck for processing at Hardisty. The resultant specification products are then moved to various markets throughout Western Canada and the U.S. Gibson also has the ability to transload raw mix onto rail cars utilizing our transloading assets. This mix is then transported to the U.S. for processing with midstream operators in the major hubs.
Trading and Risk Management
Gibson provides a number of financial instruments to complement our strategic supply initiatives and help our customers manage their risk.
We offer the following programs:
Our innovative programs are tailored to suit the ever changing needs of our customers’ business.