Telvent to deliver SCADA system for Pakistan pipeline

By OGJ editors

HOUSTON, July 26 -- China Petroleum Engineering & Construction Group Corp., an international contractor, has selected Telvent to supply the supervisory control and data acquisition for the White Oil Pipeline Project in Pakistan.

Telvent is a unit of Abengoa's Information Technology, Madrid, Spain.

The Pak-Arab Refinery Ltd. (PARCO), Karachi, formed a joint venture, Pak-Arab Pipeline Co. (PAPCO), in which PARCO has 51% equity interest with the remaining interest shared by oil marketing companies in Pakistan (OGJ, Apr. 15, 2002, p. 67).

PARCO said the 817-km white oil pipeline will flow products from Karachi to Mahmood Kot along with related facilities at a cost of $480 million. The 26-in. line will be able to move 12 million tonnes/year.

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