November 2021, Vol. 248, No. 11


In Africa, COVID-19 Jolts Dangote Pipeline’s Timelines

By Shem Oirere, Africa Correspondent  The unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted project timelines of the 731-mile (1,177-km) Dangote subsea pipeline in Nigeria, with one of the contractors saying the delay has come with financial implications.  China’s Offshore Oil Engineering Co. Ltd. (COOEC), which is installing the sub-sea pipeline through its Nigeria subsidiary, COOEC Nigeria Ltd., said the company’s overall income from its overseas projects fell by 25% in 2020 compared to the previous year, showing an overall loss “mainly because Dangote Project in Nigeria caused a loss of RMB 541 million [$84 million].”  A night view of the Dan

Log in to view this article.

Not Yet A Subscriber? Here are Your Options.

1) Start a FREE TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION and gain access to all articles in the current issue of Pipeline & Gas Journal magazine.

2) Start your full access subscription to Pipeline & Gas Journal and gain UNLIMITED access to this article, the current issue, all past issues in the technical archive, access to all special reports, special focus supplements and more. Pricing start at $395/year.   

*Access will be granted the next business day.


Related Articles


{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}