Pump Stations & Depots

Mombasa – Nairobi Pipeline has 8 Pumping Stations (PS) located at Mombasa (PS-1), Samburu (PS-2), Maungu (PS-3), Manyani (PS-4), Mutitu Andei (PS-5), Makindu (PS-6), Sultan Hamud (PS-7) and Konza (PS-8).

The Western Kenya Pipeline System has 4 pumping stations located at Nairobi Terminal (PS-21), Ngema (PS-22), Morendat (PS-23) and Nakuru (PS-24).

Installed Flow Rates

  • Mombasa-Nairobi: - 880 M3/hour.
  • Western Kenya Pipeline: - 220 M3/hour.

Storage Capcity

The total storage capacity within the system is 612,233M3 distributed at the depots located at Kipevu, Moi Airport, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi Terminal, Nakuru, Eldoret and Kisumu.   The total storage capacity at each depot is as shown below:

Depot

Total CapacityM3

NAIROBI TERMINAL

100,580

JOMO KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

54,141

MOI AIRPORT MOMBASA

7,349

KIPEVU OIL STORAGE FACILITY

326,233

NAKURU DEPOT

30,553

ELDORET DEPOT

48,089

KISUMU DEPOT

45,288

GRAND TOTAL

612,332


Loading Facilities

KPC owns and operates truck loading facilities its depots in Nakuru, Eldoret, and Kisumu and rail loading facilities in Eldoret. At Nairobi Terminal, products are pumped to the adjacent Oil Marketers depot