Energy Sectors

Midstream & 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 Baker
Global Co-Head of Investment Banking
Tel: +1 713 546-7217
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Spencer Rippstein
Co-Head of Energy Investment Banking
Tel: +1 713 546-7326
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Billy O'Neil
Managing Director
Tel: +1 713 546-7217
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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 refineries, petrochemical/chemical plants, utilities and industrial businesses, 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
  • Produced water gathering and disposal

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