Glut of western oil: Details emerge on Calumet terminal in Superior to help fill crude transportation shortfall
DULUTH, Minn. -- So much oil is being pumped out of western Canada and North Dakota these days that there isn't enough room to fit it all into pipelines.
Even with oil companies pouring the black gold into thousands of rail cars every day, and building new rail stations and laying track, rail cars can't handle the load.
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