Longford to Long Island Point Oil Pipeline

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Longford to Long Island Point Oil Pipeline is a retired oil pipeline in Australia.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from Esso’s Longford Plant (Longford) in Gippsland Victoria to the Long Island Point facility (LIP) at Hastings, Victoria.[1] The exact route appears in a February 2016 article in The Latrobe Valley Express.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Esso Australia Resources
  • Current capacity: 365,000 barrels per day[3]
  • Proposed capacity:
  • Length: 116 mi / 175 km
  • Status: Retired (2017)
  • Start Year: 1969

Background

The pipeline was operated by Esso Australia Resources, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil Australia.[4] In 2017 it was retired and replaced by the Longford to Long Island Point Replacement Oil Pipeline.

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Esso pipeline replacement project, The APPEA Journal 58(2) 674-678, May 28, 2018
  2. Julianne Langshaw, Pipeline to generate hundreds of jobs, The Latrobe Valley Express, Feb. 1, 2016
  3. Petroleum Resources, Government of Australia, 1986
  4. Longford replacement starts rolling, The Australian Pipeline, Mar. 16, 2016

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