LOOP suspends oil offloading
On August 13th the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port’s (LOOP) Offshore Marine Terminal suspended its crude oil offloading operations.
According to information on the LOOP website activities are underway to inspect and repair the pipeline. A detailed work plan is under development.
Preliminary estimates indicate that marine offloading operations may resume in 9 to 13 days. LOOP said it a statement that it would be assessing options to safely expedite offloading operations when repairs are complete.
All other pipelines into and out of the Clovelly Hub remain operational. The next update is expected later today.