Photo: Illustration; Source: Nord Stream 2

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Nord Stream 2 ties first line to land despite Republican outrage

Nord Stream 2 AG, a subsidiary of Russia’s Gazprom and operator of the Nord Stream 2 offshore gas pipeline, has confirmed that the offshore part of one line of the pipeline has been mechanically completed.

The company said that the pipelaying was completed on 4 June 2021. The completion of the pipelaying for the first line was announced by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

The above water tie-in of the first line was performed on Thursday, 10 June. With this, the offshore pipeline sections of Nord Stream 2 laid from Russia and Germany have been interconnected.

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