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Texas Gulf Terminals (Texas Gulf Terminals, Inc)

Deepwater Port Type: Oil Export Facility (Proposed capacity: 60,000 barrels per hour; 1,440,000 barrels per day)

On July 9, 2018, the Maritime Administration received an application from Texas Gulf Terminals, Inc. (TGTI) for Federal authorization required for a license to own, construct and operate a deepwater port to export oil to foreign markets abroad. The application was deemed complete on July 31, 2018, and a Notice of Application acknowledging receipt of the completed application was published in the Federal Register on August 6, 2018 (83 FR 38455). The State of Texas has been deemed the Adjacent Coastal State.

The Maritime Administration, in cooperation with the U.S. Coast Guard, will host an open house and public scoping meeting on September 12, 2018 in Corpus Christi, Texas for the Texas Gulf Terminals, Inc. deepwater port license application. The purpose of the meeting is to solicit public comments to inform the development of an Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed deepwater port. An informational open house will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. with the public scoping meeting to follow from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Omni Hotel, 900 North Shoreline Boulevard in Corpus Christi TX . Additional information regarding the proposed deepwater port and the public scoping meeting can be found on the public docket here.

For additional information regarding Texas Gulf Terminals, the deepwater port application review and licensing process, as well as details regarding the public meeting, please see the Federal Docket for the project (Docket Number: MARAD-2018-0114).

Updated: Tuesday, October 30, 2018