Abadan-Ahvaz-Arak-Tehran Pipeline

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Abadan-Ahvaz-Arak-Tehran Pipeline is an crude products pipeline under construction in Iran.[1]

Location

The pipeline starts in Abadan and runs to Tehran, Iran.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC)[3]
  • Parent company: Ministry of Petroleum of Iran[4]
  • Capacity: 300,000 bpd[1]
  • Length: 650 km / 404 miles[1]
  • Diameter: 8, 12, 14, 20,[5] 26, 24 in[1]
  • Status: Construction[1]
  • Start Year:
  • Financing: $240 Million[1]

Background

According to a February 2019 announcement by the Iranian Oil Ministry, the 650 km pipeline is one of 20 concurrent projects of the NIORDC.[3] The Abadan-Ahvaz-Arak-Tehran Pipeline project includes:[1]

  • Abadan-Ahvaz pipeline -140 km, 26 inch diameter
  • Ahvaz-Sabzab pipeline - 120 km, 24 inch diameter
  • Sabzab-Tang Fani pipeline -100 km, 24 inch diameter
  • Shazand-Arak-Rey pipeline -290 kms, 26 inch diameter

Design of the project was handled by Iran Parsikan Co., and project management by Tarh-Andishan Company. The project is being commissioned in two phases. Khatam-ul-Anbia Construction is the contractor of phase one. Tender for the second phase contractor is underway as of August 2020. [1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 National Iranian Oil Engineering and Construction Compnay. "Abadan-Ahvaz-Arak-Tehran Pipeline". NIOEC. Retrieved August 4, 2020.
  2. "NIOEC's Google Maps List". National Iranian Oil Engineering & Construction Company. Retrieved August 4, 2020.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "NIORDC to inaugurate 20 development projects worth €1.6 b in 10 days". Tehran Times. 2019-02-01. Retrieved 2020-08-04.
  4. "National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company - Wikipedia". en.wikipedia.org. Retrieved 2020-08-04.
  5. Information Technology Associates. "World Pipelines maps". Theodora. Retrieved August 6, 2020.

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