Bapco and Saudi Arabia pipeline
Bapco and Saudi Aramco
The project will link Bapco refinery with the Eastern Province in Saudi Arabia.
Bahrain and Saudi Arabia
Pipeline Delivery points
Saudi Aramco’s Abqaiq plant and Bapco’s refinery off the coast of Bahrain
Onshore: 74 km
Offshore: 41 km
Diameter: 30 inch
Total capacity will be 450,000 barrels a day, against 260,000 b/d before the expansion started 350,000-barrel per day
Bapco has already secured all internal licenses for building the new AB pipeline, including the national planning permission, Environmental Impact Study approval and securing the new pipeline corridor along the new route.
The pipeline is expected to be commissioned by the third quarter of 2016.
Energy Exchange interview with Abdul Jabbar Abdul Karim, General Manager of Major Engineering Projects