The 120km-long, upcoming Monteverde–Guayaquil project will be operated by EP Petroecuador. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 8,000 active and developing pipelines worldwide, the onshore gas pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 20 inches, will start in Santa Elena (Ecuador) and ends in Guayas (Ecuador). Buy the profile here.

The Monteverde–Guayaquil project is expected to commence operations in 2025 and will be owned by EP Petroecuador.

During the period 2021-2025, the Monteverde–Guayaquil project is expected to witness an estimated capex of $194m.

About EP Petroecuador

EP Petroecuador (Petroecuador) is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. The company transports, stores, processes and markets oil and petroleum products in the domestic and international markets. The company also provide Fuel Price and Consultation of Electronics Invoices services. It operates three refineries, namely, Esmeraldas refinery, Libertad refinery and Shushufindi refinery, in the Amazon and Coastal regions to produce fuels for supply across the country. Petroecuador operates both crude oil and petroleum products. The company also operates storage terminals in the country. It also manages and operates gas stations. Petroecuador is headquartered in Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador.

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