NCMA Development Gas Pipeline

From Global Energy Monitor


This article is part of the Global Fossil Infrastructure Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor.

North Coast Marine Area Development Pipeline, also known by its initials NCMA, is a gas pipeline off the coast of Trinidad and Tobago.


The pipeline runs from the Hibiscus, Poinsettia, Chaconia, and Ixora gas fields in the Caribbean Sea to the Atlantic LNG offshore gas terminal off the coast of Trinidad and Tobago.[1]

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Project Details

  • Owner: Royal Dutch Shell (45.88%), Petrotrin (19.5%), Eni S.p.A (17.31%), PetroCanada (17.31%)
  • Current capacity:
  • Length: 107 km / 67 miles[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year:


The 67 mile (107 km), 24-inch pipeline from the NCMA development to the Atlantic LNG plant is the longest pipeline in Trinidad and Tobago. Debottlenecking in September 2003 increased the pipeline's capacity by 30 percent above the original design.[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Atlantic LNG not likely to benefit from gas supply deal". Oil & Gas Journal. December 13, 2016.

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