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  • 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 …

  • 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. …

  • National Safe Digging Month School Contests

    April 1, 2013

    For the last six years, April has been declared National Safe Digging Month by the Common Ground Alliance, an association dedicated to preventing damage to underground utilities. National Safe Digging Month is part of a larger campaign by the CGA to promote 811, a …