Enbridge Inc.

Enbridge Inc.

March 28, 2005 17:08 ET

Enbridge Acquires Full Interest in Garden Banks Gas Pipeline




MARCH 28, 2005 - 17:08 ET

Enbridge Acquires Full Interest in Garden Banks Gas

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 28, 2005) - Enbridge Inc.
announced today that its wholly owned affiliate Enbridge (Offshore) Gas
Transmission LLC has acquired the remaining 20% interest in Garden Banks
Gas Pipeline, LLC, from an affiliate of Amerada Hess Corporation. The
30-inch diameter Garden Banks pipeline has a capacity of 1 billion cubic
feet per day, and transports production originating from the Auger
platform in Garden Banks Block 426, the Enchilada platform in Garden
Banks Block 128, and the Baldpate platform in Garden Banks Block 260.
The pipeline extends 50 miles from Garden Banks Block 128 to South Marsh
Island Block 76 in the Gulf of Mexico offshore of Louisiana and
interconnects with four interstate pipelines to move natural gas onshore.

Enbridge Inc. is a leader in energy transportation and distribution in
North America and internationally. As a transporter of energy, Enbridge
operates, in Canada and the U.S., the world's longest crude oil and
liquids transportation system. The Company also has international
operations and a growing involvement in the natural gas transmission and
midstream businesses. As a distributor of energy, Enbridge owns and
operates Canada's largest natural gas distribution company, and provides
distribution services in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and New York
State. Enbridge employs approximately 4,000 people, primarily in Canada,
the United States and South America. Enbridge's common shares trade on
the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada and on the New York Stock Exchange
in the United States under the symbol ENB. Information about Enbridge is
available on the Company's web site at www.enbridge.com .


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