Line 3 Replacement Project receives MPCA approvals and remaining DNR permits

"Clearly this is a big day for Line 3 in Minnesota," says Leo Golden, Vice President of Line 3 Execution. "These authorizations and approvals are an important step towards construction."

Enbridge expansions: What's in it for Minnesota?
Economic growth, local and regional benefits, and reliable energy.
Line 3 Replacement Project (U.S.): Project details
See regulatory information, timelines, maps and more for the American portion of Enbridge's Line 3 Replacement Program.
Enbridge's response to COVID-19

We're doing everything we can to protect the health and safety of our employees and the public.

Top 10 Reasons the L3RP is vital to Minnesota and the Midwest
Enbridge’s system is the exclusive pipeline source of crude supply for Minnesota refineries . . . and that's just one reason.
‘A living connection to the history’: Protecting Tribal traditions in Minnesota

Enbridge’s now-complete L3R Tribal Cultural Resources Survey the largest of its kind

A study in strength: The pipeline welding process

Enbridge uses the best available welding technology on our pipeline projects, like the Line 3 Replacement Project through Minnesota.

Tribal employment opportunities

Enbridge is building a qualified skilled labor force for the Line 3 Replacement Project, and is engaging Tribal and native owned businesses to help this effort.

Line 3 Deactivation
Following project completion, Enbridge will continue to monitor the deactivated pipeline and maintain the right-of-way.
'This project has been a success for our people'
Canadian First Nations leaders write an open letter to Minnesotans and U.S. Tribes, detailing the benefits of the Line 3 Replacement Program in Canada.
L3RP Native American business directory

We encourage our contractors and labor partners on the Line 3 Replacement Project to extend their support to local Native-owned suppliers and businesses.

L3RP testimonial videos: Minnesota and North Dakota communities

Hear what businesses, landowners, elected officials and others have to say about Enbridge's impact on quality of life in Minnesota and North Dakota communities.

L3RP testimonial videos: Construction and the economy

Hear what small businesses, Native American tradespeople, landowners and residents have to say about the L3RP construction process and the benefits it will bring to Minnesota communities.

Fact sheets and brochures
Find out more about our projects, our operations, our commitment to safety, and our community involvement.
L3RP testimonial videos: The regulatory process

Find out what elected officials, industry partners, small businesses, and others said about the L3RP during Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) public hearings on the project.

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