Pipelines, Storage & Power

Construction starts on onshore section of Turkish Stream

Construction work on the onshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline started on Sunday near the Turkish town of Kiyikoy.
By Staff reporter 24 July 2018 0 31867

Construction work on the onshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline started on Sunday near the Turkish town of Kiyikoy, where the pipeline will make its landfall, the project company said in a note on Monday.

Works will involve the construction of trenches from the shoreline into the sea for a length of 2.4 km.

The offshore trenching is required to bury the pipes and protect them from waves and fishing in the area.

Sander van Rootselaar, a spokesperson for the project, confirmed the works...