Today, the construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline began in the Black Sea. Work started off the Russian coast. The installation is conducted by the ship Audacia of Allseas, a contractor for the construction of both lines of the offshore section of the gas pipeline. The vessel will also be used for pulling pipes from shore through microtunnels. Construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline in the deepwater part of the Black Sea will be carried out by Pioneering Spirit pipelaying vessel.
"Today, we have started the practical stage of the project" Turkish flow "- the marine laying of the gas pipeline. The project is implemented strictly according to plan and by the end of 2019 our Turkish and European consumers will receive a new reliable route for the import of Russian gas, "said Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom.