Pipeline Map
Date Requested: Aug 01 2014 10:53 AM

Northern Facilities
Northern's system has two distinct rate areas. Market Area is the portion of Northern's system north of Clifton, Kansas (demarcation point). Northern delivers supply to geographically dispersed markets located in the upper Midwest. Field Area is the portion of Northern's system south of Clifton, Kansas. It consists of a vast network of transmission facilities that connect to gathering systems in major production basins. Northern connects to virtually all major interstate and intrastate pipelines in the field area.

 
Date Operational 1930
Miles of Pipe 14,800
Compression 46 Stations/620,630 hp
Total 2013 Deliveries 1.013 Tcf
Market Area Design Capacity 5.5 Bcf/d
Field Area Design Capacity 2.0 Bcf/d
Pipe Size 2 to 36 inches in diameter
Number of Receipt and Delivery Points 2,314
Number of Shippers 316
Maximum Operating Pressure 50 to 1,600 psig
Underground Storage 73 Bcf (Two Aquifers and One Volumetric Depletion)
LNG Storage 4 Bcf (Two Cryogenic Facilities)