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  • CNG Trucks Prove Useful to Southern Star

    December 17, 2013

    Natural gas is booming in this country, and the abundance has led to an exploration of how best to make use of this natural resource. One idea that many companies are exploring is the use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to fuel their vehicles. …

  • Progressive Ag Safety Days Spread the 811 Word

    November 14, 2013

    In 2012, Southern Star began participating in Progressive Agriculture Safety Days in the communities where our pipelines are located. Sponsored by the Progressive Agriculture Foundation and hosted by local organizations, these events teach elementary school children about safety precautions that should be taken on …

  • Promoting CNG as a Fuel Source

    September 18, 2013

    Southern Star is working with Missouri Gas Energy to promote the use of compressed natural gas (or CNG) as a fuel source for vehicles. To do so, Southern Star helped to sponsor two billboards along …

  • 811 Day Activities

    August 21, 2013

    Sunday, August 11 was National 811 Day. Here's a quick look at how Southern Star used the occasion to promote 811 and the message of safe digging. 811 Day Run Southern Star and TransCanada hosted an 811 5K …

  • Win a Trip to Talledega!

    August 20, 2013

    If you're a racing fan, a chance to win a VIP trip for two to experience Talladega Superspeedway, one of the most exciting courses on the circuit, probably sounds pretty good. In conjunction with the Common Ground Alliance, Southern Star is …

  • Southern Star Earns AGA Safety Award

    June 6, 2013

    The American Gas Association (AGA) recently recognized Southern Star as the winner of the 2012 AGA Safety Achievement Award for achieving the lowest DART (Days Away, Restricted or Transferred) incidence rate among large-sized transmission companies. “This is a significant achievement, and …

  • Southern Star Announces Straight Blackwell Expansion Project

    May 31, 2013

    Southern Star is pleased to announce the expansion of firm transportation capacity on its Straight Blackwell line segment in western Oklahoma. This expansion announcement follows a successful binding Open Season last fall, which resulted in two conforming bids. Southern Star has now successfully executed …

  • Southern Star Resumes Safe Operations After Tornado

    May 21, 2013

    Our hearts are with our neighbors in Moore, Oklahoma, and the surrounding area, and we’re committed to assisting with the community’s recovery from this horrible event. Southern Star’s interstate natural gas transmission pipeline was impacted when yesterday’s tornado hit the Old …

  • 40 Years of Working Hard

    May 8, 2013

    Since 1973, Stan Willis has been a company man. Through 40 years of managing technical resources, running meter shops and even building pipelines and coating them by hand, the Senior Admin for Field Operations knows Southern Star pipelines inside and out. Still, it's not …

  • New Mobile Website Launches

    May 6, 2013

    Southern Star recently launched a new mobile version of our external corporate website, http://www.sscgp.com/. The mobile site features a responsive design that extends the look and feel of the site's desktop version to mobile devices, including phones and tablets. …