Bengal Oil Products Pipeline

Summary Information

  • Source:
  • Destination: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Ownership: Shell
  • Website:
  • Length: kilometres (158 miles)
  • Capacity: barrels of oil per day
  • Crude Type:

Brief Description

  • The Bengal system is a 158-mile pipeline system that connects four refineries in Louisiana to long-haul transportation pipelines. The refined products pipeline system consists of two primary pipelines:
  • A pipeline with a capacity of 305,000 bpd (barrels per day) that connects Motiva and Valero Energy’s (VLO) refineries in Norco, and Marathon Petroleum’s (MPC) refinery in Garyville, to Bengal’s Baton Rouge, Louisiana tankage and the Plantation pipeline
  • A pipeline with a capacity of 210,000 bpd that runs from Motiva’s Convent, Louisiana refinery to the Plantation pipeline and Bengal’s Baton Rouge, Louisiana tankage
  • It also connects to the Colonial Oil Products Pipeline

Refineries Connected to the Pipeline

Pipeline Status

  • In operation


  • 2006 - Bengal Oil Products Pipeline entered operations

Other Information

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  1. Shell Pipeline Company And Colonial Pipeline Company Announce New Refined Products Pipeline In LA

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