Beyond the Bend is breaking down all the information on the new project coming to town called Bluewater, being built by Phillips 66 and Trafigura. We’re going to translate all the industry jargon and explore the ins and outs of the project together so everyone understands what it means – and what it will do for our community. Beyond the Bend breaks it down so everyone can understand what’s being done to preserve our unique Coastal Bend environment, what economic opportunities will be created, and how it will reflect our Texas heritage and can-do spirit. We’re here to get past the noise and look Beyond the Bend.
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When organizations start projects in cities and towns across the country, the response is always the same: “What is it and what does it mean for me, my neighborhood, and my community?” That’s a fair question to ask, but because we don’t often get to ask these questions, these projects more often than not are misunderstood. Check out our resources to learn more!
What will Bluewater look like when it's finished?
See what Bluewater will look like upon completion.
What is Single Point Mooring?
Learn the basics of how Bluewater will allow ships to safely receive cargo.
What is horizonal directional drilling?
Discover how directional drilling creates fewer disruptions to our community.
What is the proposed Bluewater project?
Read about how the Bluewater project will power our economy in a safe, environmentally sustainable manner.
Where will the Bluewater project be built?
Explore an interactive map of the Bluewater project.