Industry Sectors

Midstream and Downstream

Simmons Energy works with a broad collection of companies, assets and services that link the supply side of the energy value chain with the demand side of the energy industry.  


James P. Baker
Global Co-Head of Investment Banking
Tel: +1 713 546-7217
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Billy O'Neil
Managing Director
Tel: +1 713 546-7217
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Spencer W. Rippstein
Head of Midstream/Downstream
Tel: +1 713 546-7326
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Michael S. Sulton
Managing Director
Tel: +1 713 546-7364
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Midstream and downstream assets serve to gather, store, transport and process crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids and other energy-based commodities from their production source within the upstream market to end users such as utilities, industrial businesses and residential homes, which constitute the downstream market.

The sector consists of many sub-segments including, but not limited to:

  • Gathering
  • Treating and processing
  • Interstate pipelines
  • Intrastate pipelines
  • Product pipelines
  • Truck, rail and marine transportation
  • Fractionation
  • Refining
  • Storage
  • Terminals
  • Import/export facilities
  • Marketing and trading

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