Public support for our Line 5 tunnel plan has come from elected officials, policy experts, media columnists and editorial boards—from Michigan and elsewhere.
Shutting down Line 5, even temporarily, would have immediate and severe consequences on the economies of Michigan, Ohio, Ontario, and elsewhere.
A Line 5 Straits of Mackinac tunnel would be state of the art, with enhanced safety features, further demonstrating Enbridge’s commitment to protecting Michigan’s natural resources.
Thermal imaging technology confirms anchors are stowed on all nighttime shipping traffic
Construction of Enbridge’s Great Lakes Tunnel advanced with the recent completion of sediment and rock sampling at the Straits of Mackinac.
Trio of extra safeguards will be in place while Line 5 underground tunnel is built
Safety is not just a core value at Enbridge. Ensuring the safety of communities and the environment will always be our top priority—and it’s the foundation of everything we do.
Line 5 moves products that heat homes and businesses, fuel vehicles, and power industry throughout the state.
The State of Michigan has affirmed Enbridge's rights to collect geotechnical samples as permitted by the Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy, in relation to our Line 5 Straits of Mackinac tunnel project.
We never stop thinking about the future of energy and sustainability. That’s why we’re investing in renewable energy projects that complement our system, and meet the demand for safe, reliable and affordable energy well into the future.
We take special precautions to protect the Great Lakes.
Read more about Line 5, the multiple safety precautions we take in the Straits of Mackinac, and the line's benefits to the Michigan economy.
Regular examinations of the pipe, both inside and out.