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Houma-Houston Pipeline System (Ho-Ho)


The Houma to Houston (Ho-Ho) pipeline system transports crude oil from Houma, LA to E. Houston, TX with a capacity of over 325,000 bbl/day.  Additionally, the system includes an 18” line from Houma to St. James, LA with a capacity of over 260,000 bbl/day.

Both the 22-inch and 18-inch pipelines originate at the Shell Pipeline Houma Terminal 

Houma Terminal receipts include:

  • Clovelly 24-inch from LOOP terminal
  • Poseidon 24-inch
  • Eugene Island 16-inch
  • Delta-Lafitte 12-inch
  • Paradis 8-inch
  • Cocodrie 12-inch

Other receipt locations include:

  • Plains at Erath 
  • DOE
  • Nederland
  • Oil Tanking
  • Magellan East Houston

Delivery locations include:

  • Lake Charles (Citgo and ConocoPhillips refineries and DOE facilities)Port Arthur (Motiva and Total refineries)
  • Nederland terminals (Sun and Chevron)
  • Channelview Junction (Oil Tanking, ExxonMobil)
  • East Houston Terminal (Magellen)
  • Genoa Junction (BP, ExxonMobil, and Seaway Pipelines)
  • HOFTCO 
  • 18-inch to St. James delivers to: St. James