BPB-Hazira Gas Pipeline

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The BPB-Hazira Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from South Bassein Platform B undersea to Hazira, Gujarat.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
  • Parent Company: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
  • Current Capacity: 13.5 billion cubic meters per year
  • Length: 152 miles / 244 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1996

Background

The pipeline is owned and operated by ONGC.[1]

Safety Issues

In December 2017 ONGC published an Expression Of Interest (EOI) for an analysis of safety issues raised by a proposed expansion of the Surat airport that would put new runways above the buried BPA-Hazira Pipeline and BPB-Hazira Pipeline.[1] As of May 2018 ONGC had not hired a consultant to do the analysis.[3]

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Existing Pipelines in India