Pipelines, Storage & Power

Offshore section of Turkish Stream completed

Construction is complete on the offshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline, Gazprom said on Monday.
By Staff reporter 20 November 2018 0 33372

Construction is complete on the offshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline, Gazprom said on Monday.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin gave the command to weld the final joint in a ceremony on Monday. The offshore section was completed about a month ahead of schedule, Gazprom said, meaning the project is on track to come onstream in late 2019.

“[Turkish Stream] will become an additional guarantee of energy security in Turkey and the countries of...