Engineering Post Report
Following are six projects which are being implemented by two gas companies i.e. Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) and Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) in their respective jurisdiction across the country.
Gas supply to Rashakai Special Economic Zone:The project implementation for laying the remaining 12 kilometers pipeline will be carried out for supplying v30 MMCFD gas to Rashakai Special Economic Zone . The project is expected to be completed by the end of December 2021.
Gas supply to Allama Iqbal Industrial City Special Economic Zone: The project costing Rs 785 million funded through the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) of the Federal Government is meant to provide 40 MMCFD gas by laying of 20 km pipeline from Chiniot to terminal point of the Allama Iqbal Special Economic Zone. The pipeline construction is expected to commence in the second quarter of financial year 2021-22. However, in order to supply 5 MMCFD gas to Allama Iqbal Industrial City on temporary basis, 2 km main supply line has since been laid and commissioned by extending the existing network of M-3 Industrial City.
Charsadda-Khazana-Tangi Pipeline: In order to address the acute low gas pressure issues during winter season in Mardan and Peshawar regions, a project at an estimated cost of Rs 2296 million is planned to be launched during current financial year for system augmentation of Charsadda-Khazana-Tangi transmission pipeline.
Lahoe City Augmentation Project Phase-11: Phase-11 of the project at a cost of Rs 2363 million for laying of 22 km transmission mainline from Barki to Sunder and 10 km supply from Dial to G.T.Road is expected to be completed by December 2021.
Bin Qasim Industrial Park Karachi: The project at an estimated cost of Rs 149,41 million envisaging supply of 13 MMCFD gas to Bin Qasim Industrial Park has since been approved by the Departmental Development Working Party (DDWP).The project is being financed through PSDP 2021-22 and is expected to be completed within 18 months.
Bostan Special Economic Zone, Balochistan: The project at an estimated cost of Rs 731.447 million envisaging supply of 10 MMCFD gas to Bostan Special Economic Zone has been approved by DDWP and funds for its construction have been provided in PSDP 2021-22. The project is expected to be completed within 18 months.