Our Facilities segment operations generally consist of fee-based activities associated with providing storage, terminalling and throughput services primarily for crude oil, NGL and natural gas, as well as NGL fractionation and isomerization services and natural gas and condensate processing services.

Plains generates revenue through a combination of month-to-month and multi-year agreements and processing arrangements. Revenues generated in this segment include:

  • Storage and throughput fees at our crude and NGL storage terminals and natural gas storage facilities
  • Fees from natural gas and condensate processing services and from NGL fractionation and isomerization services
  • Loading and unloading fees at our rail terminals


As of December 31, 2019, Plains owned, operated or employed a variety of long-term physical assets throughout the United States and Canada in the Facilities segment, including:

  • 79 million barrels of crude oil storage capacity primarily at our terminalling and storage locations
  • 34 million barrels of NGL storage capacity
  • 63 Bcf of natural gas storage working gas capacity
  • 25 Bcf of owned base gas
  • 7 natural gas processing plants
  • 1 condensate processing facility
  • 8 fractionation plants and 1 isomerization unit
  • 30 crude oil and NGL rail terminals
  • 6 marine facilities
  • 430 miles of active pipelines that support our facilities assets