HOUSTON, February 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SHLX) (“SHLX” or the “Partnership”) announces that it has received a non-binding preliminary proposal letter from Shell Pipeline Company LP (“SPLC”) to acquire all of the issued and outstanding ordinary shares of the Partnership that are not already held by SPLC or its affiliates to a value of $12.89 per issued and outstanding common unit of the Partnership (the “Proposal”). Our general partner’s board of directors intends to appoint a conflicts committee to review, evaluate and negotiate the proposal. SHLX will provide further information as needed.
The proposed transaction is subject to a number of contingencies, including the approval of the board of directors of our general partner, the negotiation of a definitive agreement regarding the transaction and the satisfaction of the conditions to the completion of a transaction set forth in such a definitive agreement. There can be no assurance that any such definitive agreement will be executed or that any transaction will be completed on the terms described above or at all.
This offering has no impact on the safe and reliable operation of SHLX’s assets, which would also continue if a takeover were made.
About Shell Midstream Partners, LP
Shell Midstream Partners, LP, headquartered in Houston, TX, owns, operates, develops and acquires pipelines and other midstream and logistics assets. The Partnership’s assets include interests in entities that own (a) crude oil and refined products pipelines and terminals that serve as key infrastructure to transport onshore and offshore crude oil production to refining markets in the Gulf Coast and Midwest and deliver refined products to these major demand markets and (b) storage tanks and financing claims that are secured by pipelines, storage tanks, docks, truck racks and rails and other infrastructure used to organize and transport intermediate and finished products. The Partnership’s assets also include interests in entities that own natural gas and refinery pipelines that transport offshore natural gas to marketing centers and deliver refinery gas from refineries and plants to sites. chemicals along the Gulf Coast.
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