Breitburn Energy Partners LP
Breitburn Energy Partners LP (Form: POS AM, Received: 12/15/2017 06:05:03)


As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 14, 2017
Registration No. 333-204315
 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO
FORM S-3 REGISTRATION STATEMENT NO. 333-204315
UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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BREITBURN ENERGY PARTNERS LP*
BREITBURN FINANCE CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
________________________
Delaware
74-3169953
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation
or organization)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
707 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 4600
Los Angeles, California 90017
(213) 225-5900
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of Registrants' principal executive offices)
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Gregory C. Brown
707 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 4600
Los Angeles, California 90017
(213) 225-5900
(Name, address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
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Approximate date of commencement of proposed sale to the public:   Not applicable.
If the only securities being registered on this form are being offered pursuant to dividend or interest reinvestment plans, please check the following box.   o
If any of the securities being registered on this Form are being offered on a delayed or continuous basis pursuant to Rule 415 under the Securities Act of 1933, other than securities offered only in connection with dividend or interest reinvestment plans, please check the following box.   o
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Large accelerated filer  o
Accelerated filer  o
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Smaller reporting company  o
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Includes certain subsidiaries of Breitburn Energy Partners LP identified on the following page that may guarantee the Debt Securities and the 7.875% Senior Notes due 2022.
 





ADDITIONAL REGISTRANT GUARANTORS
Exact Name of Registrant Guarantor (1)
 
State or Other
Jurisdiction of
Incorporation or
Organization
 
I.R.S. Employer
Identification
Number
Breitburn GP LLC
 
Delaware
 
74-3169948
Breitburn Management Company LLC
 
Delaware
 
76-0822858
Breitburn Operating LP
 
Delaware
 
11-3785529
Breitburn Operating GP LLC
 
Delaware
 
11-3785525
Alamitos Company
 
California
 
33-0449156
Breitburn Florida LLC
 
Delaware
 
26-0267424
Breitburn Sawtelle LLC
 
Delaware
 
35-2417661
GTG Pipeline LLC
 
Virginia
 
26-2033760
Mercury Michigan Company, LLC
 
Michigan
 
26-2033380
Phoenix Production Company
 
Wyoming
 
83-0291427
Terra Energy Company LLC
 
Michigan
 
26-1389616
Terra Pipeline Company LLC
 
Michigan
 
26-2033146
Beaver Creek Pipeline, L.L.C.
 
Michigan
 
74-2927887
Breitburn Oklahoma LLC
 
Delaware
 
46-3094714
Breitburn Transpetco GP LLC
 
Delaware
 
20-2717222
Breitburn Transpetco LP LLC
 
Delaware
 
20-2717188
Transpetco Pipeline Company, L.P.
 
Delaware
 
72-1302620
QR Energy, LP
 
Delaware
 
90-0613069
QRE GP, LLC
 
Delaware
 
90-0612855
QRE Operating, LLC
 
Delaware
 
80-0659097
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(1)
The address for the registrant guarantors is 707 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 4600, Los Angeles, California 90017, and the telephone number for the registrant guarantors is (213) 225-5900. The Primary Industrial Classification Code for the registrant guarantors is 1311.






DEREGISTRATION OF SECURITIES
This Post-Effective Amendment (“ Post-Effective Amendment ”) filed by Breitburn Energy Partners LP (the “ Partnership ”) deregisters all common units representing limited partnership interests of the Partnership (the “ Common Units ”) and other securities of the Partnership remaining unissued on the following Registration Statement on Form S-3 (“ Registration Statement ”) filed by the Partnership with the Securities and Exchange Commission:
Registration Statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-204315), filed on May 19, 2015, registering Common Units, preferred units, debt securities, which may be senior secured or unsecured debt securities or subordinated debt securities, and other classes of Partnership securities.
As previously disclosed, on May 15, 2016, the Partnership and certain of its affiliates filed voluntary petitions for relief (and the cases commenced thereby, the “ Chapter 11 Cases ”) under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. The Chapter 11 Cases are being administered jointly under the caption In re Breitburn Energy Partners LP, et al., Case No. 16-11390.
As a result of the Chapter 11 Cases, the Partnership has terminated all offerings of securities pursuant to the Registration Statement. In accordance with an undertaking made by the Partnership in the Registration Statement to remove from registration, by means of a post-effective amendment, any of the securities that had been registered for issuance that remain unsold at the termination of such offering, the Partnership hereby removes from registration by means of this Post-Effective Amendment all of such securities registered but unsold under the Registration Statement. The Registration Statement is hereby amended, as appropriate, to reflect the deregistration of such securities and the Partnership hereby terminates the effectiveness of the Registration Statement.






SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement on Form S-3 to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Los Angeles, State of California, on the 14th day of December, 2017.
 
BREITBURN ENERGY PARTNERS LP
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn GP LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BREITBURN OPERATING LP
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn Operating GP LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer






 
ALAMITOS COMPANY
 
BEAVER CREEK PIPELINE, L.L.C.
 
BREITBURN FINANCE CORPORATION
 
GTG PIPELINE LLC
 
MERCURY MICHIGAN COMPANY, LLC
 
PHOENIX PRODUCTION COMPANY
 
QRE GP, LLC
 
TERRA ENERGY COMPANY LLC
 
TERRA PIPELINE COMPANY LLC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BREITBURN OPERATING GP LLC
 
BREITBURN GP LLC
 
BREITBURN MANAGEMENT COMPANY LLC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer






 
BREITBURN FLORIDA LLC
 
BREITBURN OKLAHOMA LLC
 
BREITBURN SAWTELLE LLC
 
BREITBURN TRANSPETCO GP LLC
 
BREITBURN TRANSPETCO LP LLC
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn Operating LP,
 
 
its sole member
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn Operating GP LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QR ENERGY, LP
 
 
 
 
By:
QRE GP, LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QRE OPERATING, LLC
 
 
 
 
By:
QR Energy, LP,
 
 
its sole member
 
 
 
 
By:
QRE GP, LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Chief Financial Officer






 
TRANSPETCO PIPELINE COMPANY, L.P.
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn Operating LP,
 
 
on behalf of itself and as the sole member of Breitburn Transpetco GP LLC, each a general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
Breitburn Operating GP LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
 
 
Executive Vice President and
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
No other person is required to sign this Post-Effective Amendment in reliance upon Rule 478 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended