HUGE!! Buhari Flags Off Construction Of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Pipeline » Gisthour
President Muhammadu Buhari will, on Tuesday, lastly flag off the development of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano, AKK, pipeline, meant to understand the long-held dream of constructing the nation’s greatest home fuel transmission infrastructure.
Group Chairman, Engr. Emeka Okwuosa, stated he was honoured that Oilserv Limited is a part of the historic AKK mission, and welcome Nigerians to witness the particular second when President Muhammadu Buhari flags off the long-awaited mission.
He famous that the 614-kilometre fuel pipeline conceived to offer the highly-desired stimulus to home industrial development, can be delivered by a consortium of indigenous and worldwide engineering corporations and the mission can even sign the best hour up to now for the Nigerian Content Policy targets.
He added that the President, by the flag-off of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano pipeline at Ajaokuta, Kogi State, can be turning to actuality a few of the nation’s long run financial aspirations of boosting home vitality infrastructure, deepening the native fuel market, creating industrial corridors with cleaner gasoline, and commercialising the nation’s considerable fuel assets.
The mission, in accordance with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, will considerably curb fuel flaring within the Niger Delta and assure higher air high quality within the oil-producing area.
The company stated:
“The pipeline, which was conceived to attach demand from the northern a part of the nation with provide from the south can be the largest infrastructure growth within the nation’s current historical past.
“It can even mark a big shift within the nation’s vitality coverage; from income focused export programmes to development-focused home provide programmes.
“Significantly, the $2.eight billion mission will breakthrough as we speak, after seven years of rigorous processes that morphed from coverage conception via implementation technique designs, master-plans and strong implementation programmes.
“The greatest worth to the economic system is the participation of indigenous engineering corporations led by pipeline big, Oilserv Limited, within the supply of a few of the phases of the mission.
“The firm has efficiently delivered over 17 comparable difficult tasks within the nation, together with the engineering, procurement and building of the 67-kilometre Obiafu/Obrikom to Oben (OB3) 48-inch diameter fuel transmission pipeline system.
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