Oben–Ajaokuta–Abuja-Kaduna Gas Pipeline and Extension of ELP System to Akodo and Abeokuta

Project     Oben–Ajaokuta–Abuja-Kaduna Gas Pipeline and Extension of ELP System to Akodo and Abeokuta
Client    Nigeria Gas Company (NGC - a subsidiary of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation)
Country    Nigeria
Project-Period    2001

Purpose:

Establishment of thermal power plants at Abuja, Kaduna, Abeokuta and Lagos each of 1,000MW; Methanol plant with production capacity of 1 Million ton per year at Akodo. Fertilizer plants at Kaduna and Abeokuta and increase in capacity of the plant at Onne.

Project Scope:

Gas Demand Analysis. Throughput investigation of existing pipelines systems. Routing and Sizing of new pipelines. Sizing of Compressor Stations and Terminal Gas Stations. Cost Estimate and Project Development Schedule.

Technical data:

Overall System Length: 565 km (Oben-Ajaokuta-Abuja-Kaduna). Length of Oben-Ajaokuta section: 196 km. Spur line ELP-Akodo: 35km, Spur line ELPAbeokuta: 50 km. Throughput rates: Oben-Kaduna up to 800 MMSCFD, ELP up to 1,500 MMSCFD.

ILF Services:

To prepare Pipeline System Study Report comprising:

  • Detailed Route selection and mapping
  • Pipeline Sizing and System Optimization
  • Integrity Study of the existing Oben - Ajaokuta Pipeline
  • Process Simulations and Hydraulic Calculations
  • Project Development Schedule and Cost Estimation