2- Sabah O&G Terminal & Sabah - Sarawak Pipeline

EPP 2 : SABAH O&G TERMINAL (SOGT) AND SABAH - SARAWAK PIPELINE (SSGP)


 

  512 km Sabah-Sarawak Gas Pipeline connects Kimanis to Bintulu (Pipeline in Sabah: 91.24km).
A branch line will be constructed to cater for SOGIP in Sipitang

Terminal to receive and process oil and gas from off shore (Kinabalu, Gamusut, etc) in Kimanis

Oil Terminal: 2.5 mboe
Gas Terminal: 1,250 mmscfd

Project Status:

SOGT: On-going construction

SSGP: Land acquisition and pipe construction

 

Key outcomes of the EPP / KPIs
Availability of natural gas supply at SOGIP and spur the huge potential of petro-chemical industry
Transfer of technology and knowledge to local manpower and contractors who are involved with this project
Spurring the economy along the pipeline

Key Challenges
Acquisition of land for right of ways (ROW)
Shortage of capable manpower and local contractors
Potential security threat manpower and equipment towards workers and equipment from unhappy squatters

What needs to be done?
Continue with the construction
Continue with land acquisition and networking with Land and Survey Department of Sabah, UPEN Sabah and District Offices

Mitigation Plan
Collaboration with Land and Survey Department to speedup the large number of
documentations due to large number of private land owners
Proper education planning to prepare and develop the skilled and semi skilled manpower
Collaboration with state authorities to tighten the security along the coast lines

 

 Edited on Saturday November 30, 2013 02:57:58 PM  by Michael

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