Pipelines, Storage & Power

Second pipelaying vessel starts work on German section of Nord Stream 2

The Audacia pipelaying vessel started work on the German section of the Nord Stream 2 project on Saturday
By Staff reporter 8 October 2018 0 32828

The Audacia pipelaying vessel started work on the German section of the Nord Stream 2 project on Saturday, the Nord Stream development company said in a note.

“Audacia started its installation works at the end of the 30-kilometres-long trench of the twin pipeline, located in German territorial waters. She will be laying pipes for approximately 38 kilometres in a deeper water section of the route,” the note said.

The Audacia is the second vessel to lay pipes for Nord Stream 2 in German waters,...