Angola LNG Gas Pipeline System

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Angola LNG Gas Pipeline System is a system of natural gas pipelines, transporting gas from offshore Blocks 0, 14, 15, 17, and 18 to the Angola LNG Terminal.

Location

The pipeline runs from Blocks 0, 14, 15, 17, and 18, in the offshore waters of Angola, to the Angola LNG Terminal in Soyo, Zaire province, Angola.

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Background

The Angola LNG gas pipeline system carries natural gas to Angola LNG Terminal from several gas fields: Blocks 0/14 (Chevron), Block 15 (ExxonMobil), Block 17 (Total), and Block 18 (BP). The system is owned by Sonangol. Construction was done by Acergy and Spiecapag; construction began in 2009, and was completed in 2015. Angola LNG has plans to expand the pipeline system further in the future.[1][2]

Project Details

  • Owner: Sonangol
  • Parent: Government of Angola
  • Current capacity: 750 million cubic feet per day[3]
  • Proposed capacity:
  • Length: 500 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2015

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References

  1. Gas Supply, Angola LNG website, accessed July 2018.
  2. Acergy Snags $250MM Gas Pipeline Gig in Angola, RigZone, 15 Dec. 2008.
  3. The LNG Industry: Annual Report 2017, International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers, accessed June 2017.

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