|Enterprise Products Partners L.P. Announces Offering of Common Units|
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2006--Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) today announced that it has filed a preliminary prospectus supplement for an offering of 15,000,000 common units representing limited partner interests. The prospectus supplement also includes a 30-day option granted to the underwriters to purchase an additional 2,250,000 common units.
Enterprise plans to use the net proceeds from this offering to reduce borrowings currently outstanding under its multi-year revolving credit facility and for general partnership purposes.
Lehman Brothers Inc. and Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. The co-managers for the offering are Citigroup Global Markets Inc., UBS Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Wachovia Capital Markets, LLC, A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Inc., RBC Capital Markets Corporation, Sanders Morris Harris Inc., Banc of America Securities LLC, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Natexis Bleichroeder Inc. and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.
A copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement can be obtained from Lehman Brothers Inc. or Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated. Direct any requests to Lehman Brothers, c/o ADP Financial Services, Prospectus Fulfillment, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, by email: email@example.com or fax 631-254-7268, and to Morgan Stanley, Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10014, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 917-606-8474.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the limited partner interests described in this press release, nor shall there be any sale of these limited partner units in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. The offer is being made only through the prospectus as supplemented, which is part of a shelf registration statement that became effective on March 23, 2005.
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded energy partnerships with an enterprise value of approximately $15 billion, and is a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs and crude oil. Enterprise transports natural gas, NGLs and crude oil through 32,776 miles of onshore and offshore pipelines and is an industry leader in the development of midstream infrastructure in the Deepwater Trend of the Gulf of Mexico. Services include natural gas transportation, gathering, processing and storage; NGL fractionation (or separation), transportation, storage, and import and export terminaling; crude oil transportation and offshore production platform services. For more information, visit Enterprise on the web at www.epplp.com. Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is managed by its general partner, Enterprise Products GP LLC, which is wholly owned by Enterprise GP Holdings L.P. (NYSE:EPE). For more information on Enterprise GP Holdings L.P., visit its website at www.enterprisegp.com.
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