Baltic Pipe: Over 70% of offshore pipeline installed

Saipem’s pipelay vessels Castorone and Castro Sei have installed over 70% of the Baltic Pipe offshore gas pipeline.

According to the project’s latest update, the vessels are about to exceed 200 kilometres of the 275-kilometre route.

Source: GAZ-SYSTEM/Courtesy of Saipem

Castorone started offshore pipelaying activities at the end of June and passed the 100 kilometre milestone on 19 July.

On 5 August, it was reported that all crossings with gas pipelines and cables intersecting the route of the Baltic Pipe had been completed.

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