Zhongxian-Wuhan Pipeline

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Zhongxian-Wuhan Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline.[1]


The pipeline runs from Zhong County in Chongqing to Wuhan, with branch pipelines from Jingzhou to Xiangfan, from Qianjiang to Xiangtan, and from Wuhan to Huangshi and Huaiyang and a connection with the West–East Gas Pipeline.

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Project Details

  • Operator: PetroChina
  • Parent Company: China National Petroleum Corporation
  • Current Capacity: 3 billion cubic meters per year
  • Length: 837 miles / 1,347 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2005


The pipeline connects Sichuan and Chongqing gas fields with consumers in Hubei and Hunan provinces.[2] Preparations began in 1998 and the project was fully launched in March 2001. The feasibility study was approved by the Chinese State Council on 13 November 2002.[3] Construction of the pipeline started on 28 August 2003 and was completed on 1 July 2005.[2]

Articles and resources


  1. Zhongxian-Wuhan Pipeline, Wikipedia, accessed March 2018
  2. 2.0 2.1 "PetroChina's Zhongxian-Wuhan Gas Pipeline commences construction", China Chemical Reporter (2003-09-06). Retrieved on 2009-02-28. 
  3. "Feasibility study report on Zhongxian-Wuhan Gas pipeline project gets state approval", China Chemical Reporter (2003-01-16). Retrieved on 2009-02-28. 

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