Plains Midstream Canada (PMC) owns, operates, acquires and develops a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream energy assets.
PMC is an industry leading transportation and midstream provider. We specialize in transportation, storage, processing and marketing solutions for crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs). PMC links petroleum producers with refiners and other customers via pipeline, truck and rail transportation. We also operate strategically located facilities for crude oil and NGL storage, separation of NGL from natural gas and fractionation of NGL into specification products. With our expertise in logistics and marketing services, we are positioned to provide our customers with flexible, value-added services.
PMC is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and has more than 1,500 employees in Canada and the U.S. Our Canadian facilities are located in four provinces and we conduct business in eight provinces. Our U.S. facilities are located in 14 states and we conduct business in 45 states.
Plains Midstream Canada ULC is an indirect subsidiary of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (Plains All American). Plains All American is a publicly traded master limited partnership headquartered in Houston, Texas. Its common units are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PAA”.
PMC began operations in 2001 when Plains All American acquired the Canadian crude oil pipeline, gathering, storage, and terminals of Murphy Oil Company Ltd., as well as the assets of CANPET Energy Group Inc., a privately held, Calgary-based Canadian crude oil and NGL marketing company. We have completed over 36 acquisitions, and the largest single acquisition occurred in 2012 with the purchase of BP’s Canadian NGL business. Assets included NGL extraction plants, pipeline gathering systems, fractionation plants, and storage and distribution facilities. We began with a staff of 130 employees in 2001 and have grown to more than 1,500 employees.