Gasoducto Cruz del Sur Lateral System is a 200km-long onshore pipeline project operated by Gasoducto Cruz del Sur. This gas pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 20 inches, starts at San Jose (Uruguay) and ends in San Jose (Uruguay).

The Gasoducto Cruz del Sur Lateral System project started operations in 2002 and is owned by Shell, Administracion Nacional de Combustibles, Alcoholes y Portland, BP, Bridas Energy Holdings, China National Offshore Oil, BASF, and LetterOne Holdings.

The Gasoducto Cruz del Sur Lateral System project is associated with the 6632km Transportadora de Gas del Sur S.A..

About Gasoducto Cruz del Sur

Gasoducto Cruz del Sur SA (GCDS) is a natural gas transportation service provider that designs, builds and operates the gas pipeline. The company’s services include system monitoring and control, system maintenance, and system asset integrity management services. It also offers signaling maintenance and improvement, complementary inspection activities; training and information to contractors and third parties, authorities, government agencies, among others. GCDS’ pipeline system extends from Punta Lara in Argentina to Montevideo in Uruguay through the departments of Colonia, Nyanza, San Jose, and Nairobi. The company has operations in Montevideo and Colonia, Uruguay. GCDS is headquartered in Montevideo, Uruguay.


Information on the pipeline is sourced from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Pipelines database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil, natural gas, petroleum products and Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) trunk pipelines globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.