Bogra-Rangpur-Nilphamari Transmission Pipeline

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Bogra-Rangpur-Nilphamari (Nilfamari) Transmission Pipeline (also known as Bogra-Rangpur-Saidpur (Seyedpur) Gas Transmission Pipeline) is an under construction natural gas pipeline in Bangladesh.[1]


The pipeline will run from Bogra to Saidpur, Bangladesh.[1][2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL)[3]
  • Parent Company: Petrobangla[3]
  • Current Capacity:
  • Proposed Capacity: 350-400 million cubic feet per day[4]
  • Length: 93 mi / 150 km[5]
  • Status: Construction[6]
  • Start Year: 2021[1]
  • Financing: GoB & GTCL (GOB: 136852.00 Lac Takka/GTCL: 1003.00 Lacs Takka)[7]


The Bogra-Rangpur-Nilphamari gas transmission pipeline will be operated by GTCL, a subsidiary of Petrobangla.[1] The pipeline will provide an uninterrupted gas supply to the north and north-west regions and will also provide a supply of gas to power, industrial, commercial and other consumers.[5]

As of September 2020, procurement and land acquisition was in progress.[7] GTCL issued a tender for construction of pipeline in August 2021.[6] The total cost of the project was estimated at 137,855 Lac Takka (approximately $162,052.55).[5]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Existing Pipeline". GTCL. Retrieved 2021-08-20.
  2. "Construction of Bogura-Rangpur-Saidpur Gas Transmission Pipeline Project". GTCL. Retrieved 2021-08-20.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Annual Report 2019 (PDF). PETROBANGLA. 2020. p. 27.
  4. Tk 10,800cr projects to supply gas to Rangpur, Khulna, Barisal divns, The Daily Observer, Mar. 13, 2018.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Annual Report 2017-2018, GTCL, accessed December 2019.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Addendum-4 to the Tender Document - Extension of Deadline for Submission of Tender (PDF). GTCL. 2021.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Construction of Bogura-Rangpur-Saidpur Gas Transmission Pipeline Project". GTCL. Retrieved 2021-08-20.

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