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: 970 MMcf/d[2]
  • Length: 1535 km / 953.8 miles[1]
  • Diameter: 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 26, 30, 36 inches[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1950[2]
  • Cost:
  • Financing:


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.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "La Industria del Gas Natural en Venezuela" (PDF). Academia Nacional de la Ingeniería y el Hábitat. 2009.

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