Gas Transmission and Distribution Projects

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.

SNGPL Projects

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.

SSGCL Projects

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.