Eastern Goldfields Pipeline

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The Eastern Goldfields Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from the Goldfields Gas Pipeline in Western Australia through the lateral pipeline at the Murrin Murrin nickel mine, then to the Tropicana gold mine 330 km northeast of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.

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Project Details

  • Operator: APA Group
  • Parent Company: APA Group
  • Current Capacity: 35 terajoules per day[2] (32.4 million cubic feet per day)
  • Length: 182 Miles / 293 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2016

Background

The Eastern Goldfields Pipeline is operated and owned by APA Group.[1] The pipeline was built to enable the Tropicana Gold Mine and Sunrise Dam Gold Mine to use natural gas as their primary power source.[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Eastern Goldfields Pipeline, APA, accessed February 2018
  2. 2.0 2.1 Eastern Goldfields Gas Pipeline, Petroleum in Western Australia, September 2016

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