Durban–Sasolburg Oil Pipeline
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Durban–Sasolburg Oil Pipeline is an operating crude oil pipeline in South Africa.
The pipeline runs from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal province, to the NATREF refinery at Sasolburg, Free State, South Africa.
- Operator: Transnet
- Parent Company: Government of South Africa
- Current capacity: 125,000 barrels per day
- Length: 580 kilometers
- Status: Operating
- Start Date: 1971
The 580-km, 18-inch Durban–Sasolburg crude oil pipeline was commissioned in 1971. It transports crude oil from the port at Durban to the NATREF oil refinery at Sasolburg, near Johannesburg. It has a capacity of 7.3 billion liters per year, or 125,000 barrels per day. It is owned by Transnet.