Global Leader in International Oil and Gas Industry News

posted in:

CNPC - www.youroilandgasnews.com

CNPC announces Kenkiyak-Kumkol section of Kazakhstan-China Oil Pipeline becomes operational

Wednesday, Jul 15, 2009

On July 11, the Kenkiyak-Kumkol section of the Kazakhstan-China Oil Pipeline was put into operation.

Construction of the section commenced on December 11, 2007 and consisted of two phases. The first phase saw completion of the pipeline starting from Kenkiyak to Kumkol in Kazakhstan, with a total length of 792km and initial transportation capacity of 10 million tons per year. Originally planned to become operational on October 1, 2009, the first phase was completed three months in advance. In the second phase, stations along the whole pipeline will be renovated and expanded, so as to boost the transportation capacity to 20 million tons per year.

The Kenkiyak-Atyrau section and the Atasu-Alashankou section of the Kazakhstan-China Oil Pipeline were put into operation on March 28, 2003 and December 15, 2005 respectively.

 

Source: CNPC

posted in:

Other Oil & Gas News

Aker Solutions and Baker Hughes form subsea production alliance 23-04-2014
Gazprom to meet increased European demand and secure additional gas amounts for premium Asia-Pacific market 23-04-2014
Setting fair gas prices in Russia to boost domestic economy 23-04-2014
Rosneft head held Negotiations with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mozambique 23-04-2014
A cold winter warms industry hearts and overshadows events in Europe 23-04-2014
Ennsub wins major contract to build two ultra-deepwater ROV deployment systems 23-04-2014
Seatronics invests to stay ahead in ROV tooling rental market 22-04-2014
Gastar Exploration To Host Investor Day In New York City On May 14 22-04-2014
Alaska moves one step closer to building gasline 22-04-2014
Summit Natural Gas completes 68-mile pipeline 22-04-2014