Sawan–Lahore Gas Pipeline

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Sawan–Lahore Gas Pipeline is an operating gas pipeline running from Sawan, Sindh, to Lahore, Punjab[1][2][3][4][5].

Location

The pipeline starts at Sawan Gas Field in Sindh and reached Lahore, Punjab, via Qadirpur, Bhong, Uch Sharif, Multan, Sahiwal[6][7].

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Project Details

  • Operator: Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL)[3]
  • Parent company: Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL)[5][3]
  • Capacity: 1,200mmcfd[4]
  • Length: 873 km / 542.46 miles [3][6]
  • Diameter: 16-42 inches[6][3]
  • Status: Operating[3][4]
  • Start Year: 2018[8]
  • Cost: Approximately $672 million USD[5]
  • Financing: The Federal Government arranged Rs100 billion loan from commercial banks, out of which, Rs40 billion were allocated to Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) for Karachi to Sawan section of the pipeline while the rest was given to Sui Northern Gas Company (SNGC) for the Sawan–Lahore segment of the pipeline.[9]

Background

Sawan-Lahore Gas Pipeline is one of the two portions of a proposed Karachi to Lahore gas pipeline project. The other portion, which has been constructed by Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC), is 371km long and runs from Karachi to Sawan[10][11].

References

  1. Khalid Hasnain (2017-07-31). "Mega gas pipeline project requires ECC, Ogra nod". DAWN.COM. Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  2. "Gas companies to lay down second RLNG pipeline from Karachi to Lahore". Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Annual Report 2020 (PDF). SNGPL. 2021. p. 63.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited - Official Website". www.sngpl.com.pk. Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "SNGPL gives green light to Karachi-Lahore LNG pipeline | The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 2017-03-02. Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Annual Report 2016 (PDF). SNGPL. 2017. p. 37.
  7. "Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited - Official Website". www.sngpl.com.pk. Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  8. The Pride-Newsletter (PDF). 11. SNGPL. January 2018. p. 4.
  9. "Gas companies to lay down second RLNG pipeline from Karachi to Lahore". Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  10. "SSGC to build 370km pipeline from Karachi to Sawan". Profit by Pakistan Today. 2017-04-07. Retrieved 2021-08-15.
  11. "Gas Transmission | Sui Southern Gas Company Limited". www.ssgc.com.pk. Retrieved 2021-08-15.

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