Bibiyana-Dhanua Gas Pipeline

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Bibiyana-Dhanua Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Bangladesh.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from the Bibiyana gas field to Dhanua, Bangladesh.

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL)
  • Parent Company: Petrobangla
  • Current Capacity: 640 million cubic feet per day
  • Length: 85 mi / 137 km
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2015

Background

The Bibiyana-Dhanua gas pipeline is operated by GTCL, a subsidiary of Petrobangla.[1] The pipeline consists of a 137-km gas transmission line with a 36-inch diameter set up over Habiganj, Kishorganj, Mymensingh, and Gazipur districts, including a 67-km haor (wetland) area in Habiganj and Kishoreganj districts. It was built by Chevron and cost a total of Tk 1709.77 crore.[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Existing Pipelines, GTCL, accessed July 2018.
  2. "PM opens Bibiyana gas extension project", The Daily Star, Mar. 8, 2015.

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