The 110km-long, upcoming Maheshkhali Crude project will be operated by Eastern Refinery. This onshore, shallow water, oil pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 36 inches, will start in Bay of Bengal (Bangladesh) and ends in Chittagong Division (Bangladesh).

The Maheshkhali Crude project is expected to commence operations in 2022 and will be owned by Bangladesh Petroleum .


The Maheshkhali Crude project is associated with the 110km Maheshkhali Product.

During the period 2021-2025, the Maheshkhali Crude project is expected to witness an estimated capex of $87.5m.

Contractors involved in the Maheshkhali Crude project:

Some of the key contractors for the Maheshkhali Crude include –

Main EPC: China National Petroleum.

About Eastern Refinery


Eastern Refinery Ltd (ERL ) a subsidiary of Bangladesh Petroleum Corp, is an oil and gas company that offers petroleum product refining and supplying services. The company’s products include refinery gas, liquid petroleum gas, special boiling point solvent, and jute batching oil, light diesel oil, naphtha, mineral turpentine, sulphur fuel oil, bitumen, and others. Its operational activities comprise catalytic reforming unit, crude distillation unit, and hydrodesulphurization unit. ERL processes crude oil and delivers the finished petroleum products to petroleum distributors and customers. The company offers storage services through crude tanks and LPG storage tanks. ERL is headquartered in Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Methodology

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.