Marathon Pipe Line is looking to build storage caverns for ethane, butane and propane near Hopedale in northeastern Harrison County.
Jason Stechschulte, the company’s commercial development manager, said Marathon Pipe Line finished taking geologic core samples at the end of last year, and felt confident the location is viable.
MPLX has a gas processing plant at the Hopedale site, and Findlay-based Marathon Petroleum Corp. controls MPLX and Marathon Pipe Line.
Stechschulte didn’t provide a timeline for when the project might be completed.
He spoke Thursday at the Utica Midstream conference at Walsh University’s Barrette Center. The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and ShaleDirectories.com produced the event.Read more by clicking right here.