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  • 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 …

  • Looking for gas pipeline locations?

    August 21, 2013

    To help citizens determine the location of natural gas transmission pipelines in their area, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Office of Pipeline Safety has developed the National Pipeline Mapping System (NPMS) to provide information about gas transmission and liquid transmission operators and their pipelines. The NPMS …

  • 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 …

  • 811 5K Run/Walk Coming to Kansas City

    July 2, 2013

    Southern Star and TransCanada will be hosting a Run/Walk at the Shawnee Mission Park in Kansas City, KS, on Saturday August 10, 2013. The race is open to the first 400 registrants. The entry fee is inexpensive for preregistration at only $8.11 per person (including …

  • 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 …