The 825km-long, upcoming Lokichar–Lamu project will be operated by Tullow Kenya. This onshore, oil pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 20 inches, will start in Turkana (Kenya) and ends in Lamu (Kenya).

The Lokichar–Lamu project is expected to commence operations in 2026 and will be owned by Tullow Oil, Africa Oil, and TotalEnergies.

During the period 2021-2025, the Lokichar–Lamu project is expected to witness an estimated capex of $1,078m.

Contractors involved in the Lokichar–Lamu project:

Some of the key contractors for the Lokichar–Lamu include –

Design/FEED: John Wood Group.

Main EPC: Toyota Tsusho.


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.