Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline

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Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline is an existing natural gas pipeline, running from Dahshour to Aswan, Egypt.

Location

The pipeline runs from Dahshour, Giza governorate, to Aswan, Aswan governorate, Egypt.

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Background

The Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline was completed in 2009. The pipeline was built in six phases:[1][2][3]

  • Phase 1: Dahshour to Koriamat, 88 km, 36"
  • Phase 2: Koriamat to Beni Suef, 28 km, 30"
  • Phase 3: Beni Suef to Abu Qirqas, 150 km, 32"
  • Phase 4: Abu Qirqas to Asyut, 150 km, 32"
  • Phase 5: Asyut to Girga, 122 km, 32"
  • Phase 6: Girga to Aswan, 392 km, 30"

Pipeline Details

  • Operator: Nile Valley Gas Company
  • Parent Company: Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS)
  • Current capacity: 1,160.24 million cubic feet per day[4]
  • Length: 930 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2009

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References

  1. South Valley Gas Pipeline, Egypt Ministry of Petroleum website, accessed July 2018.
  2. President Mubarak Inaugurates the Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline in Aswan, Egypt Ministry of Petroleum press release, 30 Dec. 2010.
  3. Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline Complete, Pipelines International, 1 Dec. 2009.
  4. President Mubarak Inaugurates the Upper Egypt Gas Pipeline in Aswan, Egypt Ministry of Petroleum], Dec. 30, 2010

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