Nuevo Midstream Dos’ Asset Combination With Ironwood Midstream

Locke Lord advised Nuevo Midstream Dos on the deal. Mayer Brown represented Ironwood Midstream Energy Partners II.

Ironwood Midstream Energy Partners II, LLC announced it has significantly expanded its crude oil midstream footprint in the Eagle Ford Shale as a result of an asset combination with Nuevo Midstream Dos (Nuevo). Ironwood II and Nuevo are both financially backed by EnCap Flatrock Midstream.

The Ironwood II leadership team has assumed management of the Nuevo assets including approximately 100 miles of crude oil gathering pipeline in Lavaca, Gonzalez, and Fayette counties that feed the Lavaca Terminal, which consists of 300,000 barrels of crude oil storage and a six-bay truck station. The system also includes a 26-mile intermediate pipeline that moves volumes from the terminal to third-party transportation pipelines with access to refineries, petrochemical plants and export terminals on the Texas Gulf Coast.

The Locke Lord team was led by Eric Larson (Picture) and Jennie Simmons.Additional assistance was provided by Ed Razim, Buddy Sanders, Tammi Niven (all of Houston) and Gene Schlack (Boston).

The Mayer Brown team was led by Houston-based Corporate & Securities partners Larry Murphy and Carl von Merz and included Corporate & Securities partner Dale Smith and associate Stan Williams; Tax Transactions & Consulting partner Greg Matlock (all Houston) and associate Chris Odell; and Litigation & Dispute Resolution counsels Kim Leffert (both Chicago) and Meytal McCoy (DC).

Involved fees earner: Eric Larson – Locke Lord; Tammi Niven – Locke Lord; Edward Razim III – Locke Lord; Buddy Sanders – Locke Lord; Gene Schlack – Locke Lord; Jenelle Simmons – Locke Lord; Kim Leffert – Mayer Brown; Greg Matlock – Mayer Brown; Meytal McCoy – Mayer Brown; Larry Murphy – Mayer Brown; Christopher Odell – Mayer Brown; Dale Smith – Mayer Brown; Carl von Merz – Mayer Brown; Stanley Williams, II – Mayer Brown;

Law Firms: Locke Lord; Mayer Brown;

Clients: Ironwood Midstream Energy Partners II; Nuevo Midstream Dos;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini