The Balticconnector project on the Finnish side has reached a phase where the construction works have been completed and the onshore pipeline has been filled with gas. The trial run of the Inkoo compressor station was successfully completed in October. During November, the offshore pipeline will be filled with gas and connected to Estonia’s gas […]
With reference to the capacity at disposal in 2020 announced by the market participants, that is based on that Finland’s compression station and offshore pipeline will be ready on time by the end of this year.
To support the goals of the EU’s Energy Union, a decision was made in 2018 to open the Finnish gas market on 1 January 2020. The decision has led to reformations in the natural gas legislation, which affect arranging the current natural gas transmission network and sales and in organising the ownership of Baltic Connector […]
It is time to wrap up and view what happened in our Balticconnector project in 2018.
Baltic Connector Oy’s subcontractor Finnish Diving Support Oy will be clearing three explosives in the Gulf of Finland on 23–27 April 2018. The clearance work is to be done under the decision on the permit for preparatory work no. 193/2017/2 granted by the Regional State Administrative Agency of Southern Finland on 16 March 2018. The explosives […]
The Polish ILF Consulting Engineers Polska Sp. z o.o. (ILF) have been chosen to provide the engineering services for the onshore gas pipeline and compressor station regarding the Finnish part of the Balticconnector project.
CEO Herkko Plit writes in his column about the important role of the Balticconnector project in opening-up the gas markets as well as in connecting Finland to the European gas systems.
In accordance with the Water Act, the Balticconnector project needs a permit for the subsea section of its gas pipeline.
Baltic Connector Oy has chosen Neste Jacobs Oy and Ramboll Finland Oy as consultants for the Owner’s Engineering. Agreements signed today, 17 November 2016, concern the Finnish onshore gas pipeline as well as the offshore gas pipeline section between Finland and Estonia. The experts at Neste Jacobs Oy will support the execution of the […]
The Polish ILF Consulting Engineers Polska Sp. z o.o. (ILF) in cooperation with the Australian company Subsea Engineering Associates Pty Ltd (SEA) have been chosen to provide the engineering services for the offshore gas pipeline section between Finland and Estonia. The today, 14 November 2016, signed contract concerns the overall management of engineering, procurement and […]