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  • 5 August 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Baltic Connector Oy in cooperation with Elering AS has invited tenders for the provision of seabed surveys for Balticconnector offshore pipeline. The Balticconnector project is a gas infrastructure project aiming to interconnect the Finnish and Estonian gas networks. The contract, worth EUR 3 million (approx. USD 4 million), covers geophysical and geotechnical seabed surveys for […]

  • 30 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baltic Connector OY has named financial councellor Jarmo Väisänen as a new member of the board. Väisänen has worked at the Ownership Steering Department in the Prime Minister’s Office since 2007. He has been in charge of the strategy of the ownership steering for Neste, Vapo and Fortum. At the moment he is the chairman of the […]

  • 13 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Baltic Connector Oy is set to start the excavation work for the Balticconnector offshore pipeline in Inkoo, Finland, as a part of the preparatory work for the installation of the pipeline. The first excavation work will be carried out in front of Fjusö in Inkoo with the dredging of the seabed and the preparation of the channel into which […]

  • 20 April 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Baltic Connector Oy’s subcontractor Finnish Diving Support Oy will be clearing three explosives along the pipeline route in the Gulf of Finland between April 23 and 27, 2018. The explosives are located on the Balticconnector pipeline route approximately 40-42 kilometers away from the shore in Finnish economic waters. The removal of the explosives will not […]

  • 3 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Baltic Connector has signed a contract with RTA-yhtiöt Oy for the construction work to be carried out at Inkoo compressor station. The contract covers excavation and foundation work as well as construction engineering work. “The contract with RTA-Yhtiöt Oy launches the construction work at the compressor station. Progress in construction work enables our readiness for […]

  • 15 July 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Balticconnector project offshore pipeline construction work in the sea has completed on Friday. Pipe laying was finished at the end of June, and the shielding work began in mid-June. Now that the shielding work has been finished, all construction work in the sea has been completed. Next, the offshore pipeline will be pressure-tested in July-August, […]

  • 5 May 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Baltic Connector Oy and Elering AS have invited tenders to apply for the installation of the Balticconnector pipeline, a bi-directional natural gas pipeline to connect Finland and Estonia. The scope of work includes management, engineering, construction of seabed intervention and offshore pipeline construction works and pre-commissioning. The project scope is planned to start in February 2018, with […]

  • 18 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baltic Connector Oy said in its latest release that the excavation works for the Balticconnector project were completed earlier this week. According to the official announcement, in the following days, the operations will continue with blasting work in the outer archipelago, around 20 kilometers from the shore. “By beginning preparatory work in July, we were able to save enough time […]

  • 10 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The commissioning inspection of the buildings at the Balticconnector project’s Inkoo compressor station has established that the buildings were ready for use. The buildings were inspected by Inkoo municipality’s building inspector and Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department’s inspector. “The completion of the buildings on time enables the start of the testing and commissioning of the compressors station’s […]

  • 8 June 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Baltic Connector Oy has celebrated the beginning of the construction phase of Balticconnector in Inkoo, on the compressor station work site. Balticconnector is a gas pipeline that connects Finland and Estonia and links the Finnish and Baltic gas markets, enabling their integration with the EU’s common energy market. The total cost of the project is EUR 250 […]

  • 18 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Baltic Connector Oy has informed that excavation work for the Balticconnector project, a gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia, has been completed  in inner archipelago on Monday in Inkoo, and the blasting work is planned to start at the end of the week. The blasting work will be conducted in the outer archipelago, around 20 kilometers from the […]

  • 29 March 2019
    Equipment

    Balticconnector project has received main equipment delivery, including a compressor unit and its auxiliaries, for the compression station in Inkoo, Finland. Equipment installation has started and will be completed in April 2019. After that, installation work will continue with the installation of pipelines and cables related to the equipment. The compressor unit and its auxiliaries […]

  • 2 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    The Balticconnector pipeline has completed the final phase of commissioning when the offshore pipeline was filled with gas and pressurized as well as connected to Estonia’s gas transmission network. The pipeline should be in commercial use as of January 01, 2020. The pipeline’s construction work and laying on the seabed of the Gulf of Finland […]

  • 2 April 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The preparatory work for the offshore pipeline of the Balticconnector project, a gas pipeline to be built between Finland and Estonia, has been completed. “This was a very important phase to complete so that the actual pipe laying can begin as scheduled at the end of May,” said project manager Tom Främling. The first pipes […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Pipeline installation of the offshore part of Balticconnector, the Estonian-Finnish gas interconnection, is set to begin. In 2018 all preparatory offshore works were completed, and the seabed is now ready for the pipeline to be installed. All the offshore pipes – more than 6,400 in number – with a total weight of 36,000 tons have […]

  • 5 August 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Balticconnector project’s offshore pipeline, stretching from Inkoo to Paldiski, has been completed. Baltic Connector Oy informed that out of the five worksites of the project, the offshore pipeline was the first one to reach completion. Environmental considerations, the seabed’s formation, ship routes, and crossing structures were taken into account during the planning stage of […]

  • 10 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dovre Group has signed a framework agreement with the Balticconnector project, co-owned by Elering AS and Baltic Connector Oy.

  • 21 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The trial run of the Balticconnector project’s Inkoo compressor station has been completed, ensuring that the compressor station can be commissioned according to schedule. Completing the compressor station contributes to getting the entire Balticconnector pipeline up and running according to schedule. “The successful trial run is another step forward towards the completion of the project […]

  • 11 December 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The commissioning of Balticconnector – a gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia – was celebrated in Finland and in Estonia today. The ceremonies held simultaneously in Helsinki and in Paldiski were linked via a live stream. President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö, Estonia’s President Kersti Kaljulaid, Minister of Economic Affairs Mika Lintilä and […]

  • 13 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baltic Connector Oy, established to implement the Finnish part of the Balticconnector gas pipeline project between Finland and Estonia, said that the preparatory work for the offshore pipeline will proceed to the next phase, in which excavation work will be initiated on the site of the offshore pipeline. The first excavation work will be carried out […]

  • 30 March 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Elering and the Baltic Connector OY have signed an agreement with Allseas to install the biggest section of the Balticconnector offshore gas pipeline between Estonia and Finland. Balticconnector offshore construction will start this summer with seabed preparations to install the pipeline. According to the schedule, the actual submarine pipeline will be laid in summer 2019. […]

  • 21 June 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Preparatory work for the installation of the Balticconnector project’s offshore pipeline is starting in the Gulf of Finland. The work will start with protective measures in the location of cables and the Nord Stream pipelines on the seabed, after Midsummer holidays. In July, the project continues with excavation work on the shores of Paldiski where the offshore pipeline […]