Anaco-Puerto Ordaz Gas Pipeline

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


The pipeline starts in Anaco and runs to Puerto Ordaz.[1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: PDVSA[1]
  • Parent company: Government of Venezuela
  • Capacity: 615 MMcf/d[2]
  • Length: 484 km / 300 miles[1]
  • Diameter: 16, 20, 26, 36 inches[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1970[2]
  • Cost:
  • Financing:


The Anaco-Pto.Ordaz Gas Pipeline supplements the energy needs of the steel mill and aluminum industries in the Bolívar State.[2] The pipeline continued to receive continuous updates between 1970-2000.[2]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "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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