Colonial is an 8,850km-long onshore pipeline project operated by Colonial Pipeline. This product pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 40 inches, starts at Texas (the US) and ends in New Jersey (the US).

The Colonial project started operations in 1963 and is owned by Koch Industries, Keats Pipeline Investors, Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, Shell, and Industry Super Holdings.

About Colonial Pipeline

Colonial Pipeline Co (CP) is an oil and gas company that distributes petroleum products. The company transports refined petroleum products such as gasoline, kerosene, home heating oil, diesel fuels, and aviation fuel which includes jet fuel and military fuels. It provides services including tank leasing and new connections services. CP offers shipper services enabling shippers to manage product movements and inventory within an enterprise resource planning system. The company also provides tank space for lease to shippers in different locations across its pipeline system. It operates through an underground pipe, above-ground storage tanks and pump stations. CP is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, the US.


Information on the pipeline is sourced from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Pipelines database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil, natural gas, petroleum products and Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) trunk pipelines globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.