Fahud–Sohar NGL Pipeline

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Fahud-Sohar NGL pipeline is an operating natural gas liquid pipeline in Oman.[1]


The pipeline runs from the New Fahud NGL Plant to the Steam Cracker Unit at Sohar.[2]

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Project details

  • Operator: Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company[1]
  • Owner: Oman Oil Company SAOC (OQ)[3]
  • Parent company: Sultanate of Oman
  • Capacity:
  • Length: 300 kilometers[1]
  • Diameter: 14 inches[4]
  • Status: Operating[2][5]
  • Start year: 2021[5]
  • Cost: US$112 million[2]
  • Associated Projects: Fahud-Sohar Gas Pipeline


The Fahud-Sohar NGL Pipeline is part of the Liwa Plastics project.[2]

On February 26, 2016, Punj Lloyd group announced that it won contracts for the construction of a 14-inch diameter, 300-kilometer natural gas liquid (NGL) pipeline and a 32-inch diameter, 301-kilometer natural gas pipeline. It stated the pipelines would need to be completed within 38 and 35 months, respectively.[6]

It was announced that the Liwa Plastics project become operational in December 2021.[5]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Liwa Plastics project in Oman is on track for 2020 completion | Market Report Company - analytics, Prices, polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinylchloride, polystyrene, Russia, Ukraine, Europe, Asia, reports". www.mrcplast.com (in русский). Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Oil & Gas News (OGN)". www.oilandgasnewsworldwide.com. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  3. "Liwa Plastics Project, Sohar - Chemical Technology". Chemical Technology. Retrieved 2020-08-10.
  4. "Punj Lloyd Wins Pipeline Contracts in Oman". pgjonline.com. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Oman to inaugurate $7bn Liwa Plastics project next week | Argus Media". www.argusmedia.com. 2021-12-12. Retrieved 2022-05-09.
  6. Punj Lloyd (February 6, 2016). "Punj Lloyd wins Pipeline contracts worth Rs. 2,070 crores (US$ 304 million) in Oman" (PDF). punjlloydgroup.com. Retrieved August 7, 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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