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Southern Star announces newest member to the Board of Directors

Southern Star is excited to announce our latest addition to the Board of Directors: Fady Mansour of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ). Fady joins Southern Star’s current Board of Directors: Julie Dill, Jeff Murphy, Jimmy Staton, and Board Chairman Renaud Faucher. Mr. Mansour brings extensive experience in strategic planning, merger and acquisitions…

Southern Star joins ONE Future

Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline is proud to announce that we have joined 25 other companies as a member of Our Nation’s Energy Future (ONE Future). ONE Future is a coalition of natural gas companies working together to voluntarily reduce methane emissions across the natural gas supply chain, with a goal to lower emissions to…

Southern Star receives approval for Kansas modernization project

Owensboro, KY – Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is excited to announce the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved one of the largest modernization projects in company history. FERC approved the Line DPA project during its monthly meeting on December 19, 2019. Southern Star submitted the original filing nearly one year ago…

Southern Star honored for supporting student robotics

Two school robotics programs recently honored Southern Star for supporting their students throughout the year. Owensboro Innovation Academy, a middle school located near our corporate headquarters in Owensboro, Kentucky, awarded our company “Community Partner of the Year” for sponsoring the program, volunteering time at tournaments, and providing resources for student success. Blackwell Middle School, located…

Southern Star continues support for Western KY school robotics teams

Southern Star and the Foundation for Daviess County Public Schools announce the second year of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) partnership in support of Apollo, Daviess County and Owensboro Innovation Academy’s high school robotics teams. “Going into the second year of our partnership with Southern Star, we couldn’t be happier to continue our relationship!”…

Southern Star receives SGA award

The Southern Gas Association recently awarded Southern Star’s Data Analytics Team first place for its Engineering Innovation Award. SGA representatives presented the award during the Natural Gas Connect meeting in San Antonio on July 15, 2019. According to SGA’s website, the award recognizes engineering professionals or work groups who have developed and implemented innovative processes…

Chris Schindler joins Southern Star as Vice President and General Counsel

Chris has extensive experience representing diverse energy company clients in regulatory, compliance, commercial, litigation, enforcement, and strategic counseling matters. He has represented clients in nearly every facet of our industry. Chris served as Partner at Hogan Lovells, US LLP in Washington, D.C. where he started as an Associate in 1994 and became Partner in 2002.…

Southern Star Announces an Open Season for the “Midwest Market Access” and “Southeast Expansion to NGPL” Projects

Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is pleased to announce the commencement of a new Non-Binding Open Season to identify market growth and supply access opportunities, to quantify interest in firm transportation service, and to identify the need to construct facilities. Southern Star is specifically evaluating interest in two potential projects that would…

Tami Wilson joins Southern Star as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

Tami has extensive experience in the natural gas industry with both publicly-traded and privately held companies. Most recently, Tami served as the Chief Finance and Risk Officer for IGS Energy. Prior to joining IGS Energy, she served as the President of Vectren Retail where she was instrumental in building an organization and executing a strong…