Search results for: Balticconnector

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  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Gasum Oy invites tenders for the selection of an EPM Partner for the Balticconnector offshore pipeline services project. Balticconector is a project targeted to build an offshore pipeline (Balticconnector) between Finland and Estonia. The design work is divided into two phases, a basic planning phase (I) and an implementation phase (II). The successful bidder of […]

  • 10 April 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Dovre Group has signed a framework agreement for the Balticconnector project, co-owned by the Estonian Elering and the Finnish Baltic Connector Oy. According to the terms of the contract, Dovre Group will provide project management resources to the Balticconnector project. The EUR 250 million project implements a natural gas pipeline across the Gulf of Finland, […]

  • 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. […]

  • 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 […]

  • 2 October 2015

    The Ministerial Committee on Economic Policy decided that Finland will apply for funding in the European Union PCI application together with Estonia for the Balticconnector gas pipeline between the two countries.

  • 15 October 2015

    Finland and Estonia have in this autumn’s European Union PCI (Projects of Common Interest) application round applied together for funding for the Balticconnector gas pipeline, which will connect the two countries.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 10 February 2014

    The environmental impact assessment (EIA) for the Balticconnector initiative is underway, Gasum said in a statement. The purpose of the environmental impact assessment is to map the environmental impact of Balticconnector, a proposed pipeline under the Gulf of Finland, connecting Finnish and Estonian gas grids. Gasum’s Estonian partner in the Balticconnector project is gas grid […]

  • 7 June 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Pipeline welding work for the onshore section of Balticconnector, linking Finland and Estonia, has been completed in Inkoo, Finland. The Balticconnector project comprises the construction of pipelines, stations, and systems to connect the existing gas networks in Finland and Estonia. Balticconnector’s onshore pipeline running from Pölans in Siuntio to Fjusö in Inkoo has been welded […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 24 June 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    The offshore section of the Balticconnector pipeline, installed between Estonia and Finland, has been completed. Laying the offshore pipeline on the seabed of the Gulf of Finland began in May 2019 in Inkoo and was completed in Paldiski in June 2019. “It feels great to have the ends of the offshore pipeline in plain view […]

  • 29 March 2019

    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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 18 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    The transmission system operator of the natural gas grid of Finland, Gasum Oy, and Elering Gaas AS have launched a pre-qualification tender for the Balticconnector engineering, project management and procurement Services (EPM Services). The Balticconnector project is a gas infrastructure project aiming to interconnect the Finnish and Estonian gas networks in a joint project of […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]