The 321km-long, upcoming Fahud–Sohar Gas Loop II project will be operated by OQ SAOC. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 8,000 active and developing pipelines worldwide, the onshore gas pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 32 inches, will start in Az Zahirah (Oman) and ends in Al Batinah North Governorate (Oman). Buy the profile here.

The Fahud–Sohar Gas Loop II project is expected to commence operations in 2025 and will be owned by OQ SAOC.

The Fahud–Sohar Gas Loop II project is associated with the 2500km Oman Gas System and 301km Fahud–Sohar Gas Loop I.

During the period 2021-2025, the Fahud–Sohar Gas Loop II project is expected to witness an estimated capex of $651.32m.


OQ SAOC (OQ) is an integrated energy company. The company carries out gas processing and transmission of natural gas, propane and condensate; refinery activities of gasoline, jet fuel, coke, diesel and cooking gas; and production of petrochemical and specialty products. It markets fuels, crude oil, petroleum products, petrochemicals, LNG and dry bulk to international oil and gas markets. The company provides supply, trading and retail services to clients in food and consumer packaging, automotive, construction and infrastructure industries. It works in partnership with hydro-carbon companies to improve the value chain in the hydrocarbon sector. OQ is headquartered in Muscat, Oman.

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