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Pipeline

The underwriting process that must be completed with the SEC before a security can be offering for sale to the public.

Pipeline

1. Informal; the process by which a company or underwriter conducts all due diligence, files all necessary paperwork, and generally makes preparation for a new issue. The pipeline especially refers to abiding by regulations issued by the SEC.

2. More broadly, any activity or project that is in the preparatory stages.

pipeline

The process through which security issues pass before their distribution to the public. If securities are being readied for distribution, they are said to be in the pipeline.

pipeline

(1) A system for carrying fluids or gases. (2) A popular expression for things that are in process. For example,“There are over 10,000 condo units in the pipeline, in various stages of construction or conversion.” Or “I'm not worried about apartment move-outs this summer because I have a number of prospects in the pipeline.”

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There is almost no enforcement," says Lois Epstein, an engineer who followed pipeline safety for Environmental Defense in Washington, D.
This decision should clear the way for a quick decision on the eminent domain claim by Pacific Pipeline and allow construction to begin in Los Angeles in early February,'' Shamas said.
We do not need, nor will we use, the railroad to supply pipeline work.
Chevron and Texaco, the oil companies who owned portions of the pipeline, flinched at the hard-line measures, McLean said.
The pipeline break led to an investigation by the state fire marshal, who this year began pushing for all oil companies to replace or shut down aging pipelines.
The oil pipeline is offered by a Colorado-based limited partnership 80 percent owned by a real estate interest (The Anschutz Co.
Our Worsham-Steed Pipeline will benefit not only our gas storage customers and gas consumers in the DFW region, but it also will provide new transportation options and capacity for Barnett Shale gas producers, gas processors, and other prospective shippers located in proximity to our pipeline.
a midstream natural gas company headquartered in Dallas, operates over 5,000 miles of pipeline, 12 processing plants, four fractionators, and approximately 160 natural gas amine-treating plants in service and approximately 35 dew point control plants.
As part of its commitment to the project, Devon has subscribed for capacity on the new pipeline to accommodate a portion of the company's current and future Barnett Shale production and has extended existing firm transportation contracts on Enterprise's Texas intrastate pipeline system until 2015.
With an increasing number of candidates gaining approval, and with a dynamic developmental pipeline, further clinical, commercial and strategic challenges are continuing to emerge.
NYSE:PPX) ("Pacific Energy") announced that Rocky Mountain Pipeline System LLC ("RMPS"), its wholly-owned subsidiary and primary operating entity in the Rocky Mountain region, is commencing construction of a new 16-inch pipeline from the terminus of Frontier Pipeline near Evanston, Wyoming, to the Salt Lake City, Utah, refining center.
NYSE:EPD) announced today that it has signed definitive agreements with producers to construct, own and operate an oil export pipeline to provide firm gathering services from the BHP Billiton-operated Shenzi field located in the prolific South Green Canyon area of the central Gulf of Mexico.