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ComfortMsheni XXI to Build Red Bridge-Gardabani Gas Pipeline Section

Georgian company ComfortMsheni XXI has won the tender announced for constructing  the Red Bridge-Gardabani 19-km  section of the East-West main gas pipeline.

The tender was announced on April 16, 2015 and four companies ehad submitted applications for participation: SakMilsadenMsheni, a branch of JSC NefteGazStroiIzolatsia, Rapid Engineering&Construction and ComfortMshen XXI.

The winner company must fully complete the works within 210 calendar days. The contractual value of construction works makes up 4 364 733.86 GEL, including VAT.

According to Georgian Oil and Gas Corporation (GOGC), the recent analysis on various critical sections of the East-West gas pipeline have showed that the Red Bridge-Gardabani section is one of the weakest zones of the Karadahg-Tbilisi main gas pipeline.

The analysis has showed that it is necessary to reconstruct the Red Bridge-Gardabani  gas pipeline’s 19km section and build a new pipeline with 700mm pipes and  appropriate infrastructure.

The gas pipeline reconstruction works in this project section will complete construction of Red-Bridge-Saguramo section of the East-West main gas pipeline.