Pembina Pipeline to construct 85,000 square foot Operations Centre in Sherwood Park, Alberta
New facility demonstrates Pembina's commitment to the community and to safe, reliable and responsible operations
SHERWOOD PARK, AB, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Pembina Pipeline Corporation ("Pembina" or the "Company") (TSX: PPL) (NYSE: PBA) is proud to announce the construction of a new 45,000 square foot office in Sherwood Park, Alberta to facilitate the Company's continued growth plans.
The new facility, which is scheduled to open in the second quarter of 2015, will be located in the Buckingham Business Park on the corner of Lakeland Drive and Buckingham Drive. In addition to office space, the footprint will contain 40,000 square feet of warehouse space. Dubbed as Pembina's Sherwood Park Operations Centre, the facility will consolidate all of Pembina's regional operations into a single campus.
"Pembina has significant growth plans, and the hub of our operations is in the Sherwood Park community. This new facility will accommodate our current operations and facilitate collaboration and efficiency within our business as we continue to grow," said Mick Dilger, President and CEO. "We are highly committed to safe, reliable and responsible operations - and our construction of this site will certainly be no exception" he added.
Today, Company executives and local officials commemorated the beginning of Pembina's 14-month construction period for the Sherwood Park Operations Centre with a ceremonial groundbreaking celebration.
Calgary-based Pembina Pipeline Corporation is a leading transportation and midstream service provider that has been serving North America's energy industry for 60 years. Pembina owns and operates pipelines that transport various hydrocarbon liquids including conventional and synthetic crude oil, heavy oil and oil sands products, condensate (diluent) and natural gas liquids produced in western Canada. The Company also owns and operates gas gathering and processing facilities and an oil and natural gas liquids infrastructure and logistics business. With facilities strategically located in western Canada and in natural gas liquids markets in eastern Canada and the U.S., Pembina also offers a full spectrum of midstream and marketing services that spans across its operations. Pembina's integrated assets and commercial operations enable it to offer services needed by the energy sector along the hydrocarbon value chain.
SOURCE Pembina Pipeline Corporation