Pipelines, Storage & Power

TAPI pipeline making progress with funding – CEO

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline is making progress in securing funding, the development company’s CEO has said
By Staff reporter 16 November 2018 0 33346

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline is making progress in securing funding, the development company’s Chief Executive Muhammetmyrat Amanov has said.

The company plans to take an FID in the first half of 2019. However, construction of the pipeline is already under way, with Turkmenistan’s section complete and work ongoing in Afghanistan. Pakistan is doing preparation work on its section.

However, are security concerns regarding the pipeline’s transit through Afghanistan and workers have already come under attack.