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, 18, 31 and 32 to the Angola LNG Terminal.


The pipeline runs from Blocks 0, 14, 15, 17, 18, 31 and 32 in the offshore waters of Angola, to the Angola LNG Terminal in Soyo, Zaire province, Angola.

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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 (TotalEnergies), Block 18 (BP), Block 31 (BP) and 32 (TotalEnergies) The system is owned by Sonangol E.P. and operated by Sociedade de Operações e Manutenção de Gasodutos. Construction by Acergy and Spiecapag began in 2009, and was completed in 2015. Angola LNG has plans to expand the pipeline system further to connect Blocks 1 and 2 to the pipeline network.[1][2][3]

Project details

  • Operator: Sociedade de Operações e Manutenção de Gasodutos
  • Owner: Sonangol E.P.
  • Parent company: Government of Angola
  • Capacity: 750 million cubic feet per day[4]
  • Length: 500 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2015[4]

Articles and resources


  1. Gas Supply, Angola LNG website, accessed July 2022.
  2. Acergy Snags $250MM Gas Pipeline Gig in Angola, RigZone, 15 Dec. 2008.
  3. "Pipelines,". Angola LNG website. Retrieved July 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 The LNG Industry: Annual Report 2017, International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers, accessed June 2017.