Benchamas Field Gas Pipeline

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Benchamas Field Gas Pipeline is an operating offshore natural gas pipeline in Thailand.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from the offshore Benchamas Field to the Benchamas FSO facility.

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Project Details

  • Operator: PTT
  • Parent Company: PTT
  • Current Capacity: 100 million cubic feet per day
  • Length: 34 miles / 55 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 1999

Background

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

Natural Gas in Thailand

Thailand’s main use of natural gas is in electricity generation. Overall, natural gas plays a large role in Thailand’s energy mix and natural gas is responsible for 39% of Thailand’s primary energy consumption.[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Natural Gas Transmission System, PTT Public Company Limited, accessed August 2018
  2. Gas In Thailand, World Energy Council, accessed August 2018

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