CATS Management Limited (CML) manages the strategic, operational and financial performance of CATS, the Central Area Transmission System.
CATS is a natural gas transportation and processing system that transports gas through 404 kilometres of pipeline from the Central North Sea to a processing terminal at Teesside.
CATS currently serves over 30 producing gas fields and its customers include most of the major North Sea gas producers. In 2015, CATS delivered over 5 billion cubic metres of gas to UK markets (over 15% of UK gas production and over 7% of demand).
The day-to-day operation of the CATS terminal and pipeline is managed by Operating Partner, Wood Group.