Zawtika Gas Pipeline

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Zawtika Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Myanmar.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from the Zawtik gas filed offshore Myanmar to Kanbauk, Tanintharyi, Myanmar.[2][1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Thailand Exploration and Production International (PTTEP) 80%, Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) 20%[2]
  • Owner: Thailand Exploration and Production International (PTTEP) 80%, Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) 20%[2]
  • Current Capacity: 345 million cubic feet per day[1]
  • Length: 186 miles / 300 kilometers[1][2]
  • Status: Operating[2][1]
  • Start Year: 2014[2]

Background

The Zawtika field was discovered in 2007 and gas was first delivered through the pipeline in 2014.[2] The 300 kilometers long pipeline includes a 230-kilometers offshore segment and a 70 kilometers onshore segment which runs till Kanbauk, Tanintharyi.[2]

Replacement pipeline

In November 2018 it was reported that that PTTEP is planning to build a replacement pipeline due to the deteriorating condition of the original.[1]

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