Wide Bay Pipeline
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Wide Bay Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline.
The pipeline runs from Mayborough, Queensland to Rockhampton, Queensland.
- Operator: APA Group
- Owner: Australian Gas Networks (AGN), part of Australian Gas Infrastructure Group (AGIG)
- Parent Company: Cheung Kong Holdings
- Current Capacity: 6.2 terajoules per day / 5.7 million cubic feet per day
- Length: 274 kilometers
- Status: Operating
- Start Year: 2000
The pipeline is owned and operated by Australian Gas Networks, owned by Australian Gas Infrastructure Group, which is a subsidiary of Cheung Kong Holdings.
Burnett River Leak
On January 30, 2013 ex-Tropical Storm Oswald damaged a section of the pipeline that goes under the Burnett River west of the city of Bundaberg and caused it to leak.
Articles and resources
- Wide Bay Pipeline to be replaced using directional boring, Trenchless Austrtalia, Feb. 13, 2013.
- APA Group (July 11, 2017). "AGN - WIDE BAY PIPELINE" (PDF). Australian Gas Networks. Retrieved September 5, 2022.
- "Wide Bay Pipeline". APA Group. Retrieved 2022-01-03.
- Wide Bay Pipeline, Australian Energy Regulator, accessed March 2018
- How to repair a major gas pipeline, The Australian Pipeliner, July 2013