Zawtika Gas Pipeline
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Zawtika Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Myanmar.
- Operator: Thailand Exploration and Production International (PTTEP) 80%, Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) 20%
- Owner: Thailand Exploration and Production International (PTTEP) 80%, Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) 20%
- Current Capacity: 345 million cubic feet per day
- Length: 186 miles / 300 kilometers
- Status: Operating
- Start Year: 2014
The Zawtika field was discovered in 2007 and gas was first delivered through the pipeline in 2014. The 300 kilometers long pipeline includes a 230-kilometers offshore segment and a 70 kilometers onshore segment which runs till Kanbauk, Tanintharyi.
In November 2018 it was reported that that PTTEP is planning to build a replacement pipeline due to the deteriorating condition of the original.
Articles and resources
- Gas pipeline at the Zawtika project, offshore of Myanmar will be replaced to reliably supply gas to Myanmar, Thai Biz, Nov. 8, 2018
- Zawtika Project, Offshore Technology, accessed July 2020