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Chesapeake subsidiary enters into partnership with EV Energy and M3 Midstream

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) announced the execution of definitive agreements to build the largest integrated midstream service complex in eastern Ohio. Chesapeake, through affiliates of its wholly owned subsidiary, Chesapeake Midstream Development, or CMD, has entered into a partnership with M3 Midstream and EV Energy Partners (EVEP) to develop the midstream services complex. The complex will provide necessary infrastructure to process natural gas and natural gas liquids, or NGL, in the liquids-rich Utica Shale play in eastern Ohio. The complex will consist of natural gas gathering and compression facilities constructed and operated by CMD, as well as processing, NGL fractionation, loading and terminal facilities constructed and operated by Momentum.