J.S. Wilburn ARCO China Inc. Shenzhen, PRCPeter M. RobertsOman Oil Co. Ltd. Houston
Yacheng 13-1 Pipeline: Major Events
Gas supplies for Hong Kong power generation will start flowing later this year through a 440 mile, 28-in. subsea pipeline from the Yacheng 13-1 gas development in the South China Sea.
Commissioning is set for third quarter, possibly September (see accompanying box).
The line will be the region's first major (and the world's second longest) subsea pipeline, after Zeepipe in the North Sea (OGJ, May 3, 1993, p. 42).
The Yacheng 13-1 gas project is under development by ARCO China In...