Related Articles
Lake Albert, in Uganda
Forward article link
Share PDF with colleagues

Lake Albert oil project and pipeline get go-ahead

The development will see Ugandan crude exported from the Tanzanian port of Tanga

The governments of Uganda and Tanzania, France’s Total, and Chinese NOC Cnooc have signed the final agreements for the Lake Albert oil development and its integral East African Crude Oil Pipeline (Eacop). The project will transport 230,000bl/d of Ugandan crude via Tanzania to the port of Tanga. The developers expect to export the first oil cargo in early 2025 and intend to award the main engineering, procurement and construction contracts shortly. 2025 – First oil exports expected Among the deals signed were the shareholders’ agreement for Eacop and the tariff and transportation agreement between the Eacop partnership and the Lake Albert oil shippers, with the latter comprisin

Comments

Comments

{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}
Also in this section
Malaysia awards another offshore block to Shell
29 July 2021
The major has been awarded another block by NOC Petronas, but government involvement remains vital
Shell greenlights Whale venture
29 July 2021
Gulf of Mexico FIDs may be waning, but latest approval shows they can still be viable
Governments in race to unlock potential of CCS
29 July 2021
Policymakers must ensure key technology for reaching net-zero sustains momentum over the next decade
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Project Data
Maps
PE Store
Social Links
Social Feeds
Featured Video