Petrodar is a 1,368km-long onshore pipeline project operated by Petrodar Operating. This oil pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 32 inches, starts at Upper Nile State (South Sudan) and ends in Red Sea (Sudan).

The Petrodar project started operations in 2006 and is owned by China National Petroleum, Petroliam Nasional, Sudan National Petroleum, China Petrochemical, and MOG Energy.

The Petrodar project is associated with the 1504km Sudan Crude Oil Transportation System, 724km Block 6–Khartoum and 96km Block 5a–Heglig.

About Petrodar Operating

Petrodar Operating Co Ltd (PDOC) is an oil and gas company that explores, develops, produces and transports crude oil. The company operates upstream, downstream and processing facilities. It also operates marine terminal such as storage tanks, offshore and onshore piping, hoses, heat exchangers, single point mooring, boosters and shipping pumps. PDOC operates in blocks 3D, 3E and 7E, which are located in the south east of Sudan with a total concession area of 72,420 sq km. The company’s upstream operations are located in Palouge, Adar Yale, Moleeta and Gummry. It has operations in the British Virgin Islands and Sudan. PDOC is headquartered in Khartoum, Sudan.


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