Intake Development, Operations & Maintenance

Intake Development, Operations & Maintenance

Marcellus & Utica Shale Exploration & Production companies are continuously challenged with the regulatory administration, docket management, design-build construction of intake sites, and logistics of transferring water from their intake locations.  Keystone’s experienced team can manage the process through application, permitting, installation, and operation & maintenance of surface water intakes to be used for oil & gas development.

Intake Development, Operations & MaintenanceMany permitted intake locations sit idle for extended periods as non-performing investments. Keystone can operate intake points either through exclusive management agreements or the actual transfer of intake dockets (SRBC and others), giving the transferring company preferential rights to its sources, while managing all recordkeeping, regulatory permitting requirements (GP-4 permits, submerged land licenses, metering plans, water management plans, Highway Occupancy Permits, etc.), design-build intake construction, and logistics of all water transfer needs.