Anaco-Barquisimeto Gas Pipeline

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Anaco-Barquisimeto Gas Pipeline is an operating gas pipeline running within Venezuela from Anaco to Barquisimeto.[1]


The pipeline starts in Anaco and runs to Barquisimeto, Venezuela.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: PDVSA[1]
  • Parent company: Government of Venezuela
  • Capacity: 27.4 million m3 per day (970 MMcf/d)[2]
  • Length: 2470 km / 1535 miles[1]
  • Diameter: 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 26, 30, 36 inches[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1950[2]
  • Cost:
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Anaco-Barquisimeto Gas Pipeline system is the largest in Venezuela in both length and capacity. The pipeline was under continuous construction from 1950-1991 for extension projects occurring while the pipeline was already in use.[2]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "OPEC Annual Statistical Bulletin" (PDF). Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. 2017.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "La Industria del Gas Natural en Venezuela (p 130)" (PDF). Academia Nacional de la Ingeniería y el Hábitat. 2009.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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