MarkWest Energy (MWE) commenced operations of the first Mobley processing facility located in Wetzel County, West Virginia. The 200 MMcf/d plant supports the development of rich-gas from the Marcellus Shale by EQT (EQT), Magnum Hunter (MHR) and other producers. The Mobley facility is currently operating at approximately 60% utilization and will continue to experience accelerated volume growth. MarkWest expects to complete construction of its second Mobley facility, a 120 MMcf/d plant, during Q1 2013, and by Q4 2013 bring online a third facility with 200 MMcf/d of processing capacity, bringing the Mobley complex's processing capacity to 520 MMcf/d.
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