August 17, 2000 Formation and incorporation of Pak-Arab Pipeline Company Ltd. (PAPCO)
May 11, 2001 Signing of Project Facilitation Agreement (PFA) between CPECC and PARCO.
May 31, 2001 Ground Breaking Ceremony for Construction of White Oil Pipeline Project.
June16, 2001 Award of EPC Contract to CPECC.
July 19, 2001 Signing of Implementation Agreement (IA) between Government of Pakistan and PARCO, PAPCO & Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
August 7, 2001 Signing of EPC Contract Agreements (Supply / Construction) with CPECC.
August 10, 2002 Signing of Shareholders Participation Agreement between PARCO, Shell, PSO and Caltex.
September, 2001 Start of Mobilization by CPECC.
April 27, 2002 Signing of Memorandum of Understanding between PAPCO and a Consortium of leading local banks for financing of Rs.12.5 billion (LC) and providing guarantees for US$ 102 million (FC) loan.
August 20, 2002 and Mar 25, 2003 Approval from Sindh & Punjab Environmental Protection Agencies.
October 23, 2002 Contract Award of Non-EPC Works: PQM-Jun 21, 2002, SKP-Nov 15, 2002 and MKT.
December 9, 2002 Start of Line pipe manufacturing in China at First Machinery Works North China, China.
December 16, 2002 Start of EPC Works at Stations.
February 15, 2003, March 1, 2003 & July 31, 2003 Start of Production of line pipe at Crescent Steel, Shashi Steel and Data Steel.
April 15, 2003 Commencement of Construction works for 132 kv Transmission Line from KESC Grid to Port Qasim Station.
August 20, 2003 Start of Piling Work at Indus River Crossing.
November 24, 2003 Signing of Project Management, Operation & Maintenance, Project Facilities and Throughput Agreements between PAPCO and PARCO.
October 6, 2004 Receiving of first oil tanker at Port Qasim
October 6, 2004 Commencement of commissioning and start-up activities.
October 14, 2004 Start-up of HSD pumping into Mainline.
March 01, 2005 Commencement of commercial operations.
August 26, 2005 Formal inauguration of the project
July 01, 2006 Commencement of Korangi – Port Qasim Link Pipeline (KPLP)