Carrasco-Yapacaní Gas Pipeline

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Carrasco-Yapacaní Gas Pipeline (also known as GCY) is an operating gas pipeline running from Carrasco to Yapacaní in Bolivia.[1]

Location

The pipeline starts in Carrasco, Bolivia runs to Yapacaní in Bolivia.[1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: YPFB Transporte S.A[2]
  • Parent company: Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB)[2]
  • Capacity: 133 MMcf/d[3]
  • Length: 76.34 km / 47.4 miles[4]
  • Diameter: 12 inches[4]
  • Status: Operating[3]
  • Start Year: 1995[4]
  • Cost:
  • Financing:

Expansion Project

The expansion project began December 14, 2018 in Ichilo and Carrasco.[3] In October 2020, YPFB Transporte S.A. finished an extension project of the GDY for approximately $24.39 million USD to meet the demands of the western Bolivian market and of Bulo Bulo Ammonia Urea Plant.[3] The new section of pipeline will ultimately connect to the Carrasco-Cochabamba Gas Pipeline via the Carrasco Compression Plant.[3]

  • Operator: YPFB Transporte S.A[2]
  • Parent company: Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB)[2]
  • Capacity: 30 MMcf/d[3]
  • Length: 30 km / 18.6 miles[3]
  • Diameter: 16 inches[3]
  • Status: Operating[3]
  • Start Year: 2020[3]
  • Cost: $24.39 million USD[3]

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Sistemas de Transporte de Gas - YPFB Transporte". YPFB Transporte (in español). Retrieved 2021-05-27.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "¿Quiénes Somos? - YPFB Transporte". YPFB Transporte (in español). Retrieved 2021-05-27.
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 "YPFB inicia operaciones de loop del gasoducto Carrasco-Yapacaní y garantiza gas a la planta de Bulo Bulo | EL DEBER". eldeber.com.bo (in español). Retrieved 2021-05-27.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Resolución Administrativa RAR-ANH-ULGR No 0446/2015" (PDF). Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos. October 22, 2015.

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