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Construction of East-West Main Gas Pipeline Underway

JSC Georgia Oil and Gas Corporation (GOGC) has launched construction of the Ksani-Lekhura 14 kilometer section of East-West main gas pipeline. The pipeline diameter is 700mm and it will replace 500 mm diameter old sections of Saguramo-Kutaisi gas pipeline. According to GOGC, the construction works will be performed by LLC …

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Turkish Stream’s Construction to Start in 2018

Turkish Stream’s Construction to Start in 2018

Construction of the Turkish Stream natural gas pipeline will begin in 2018 after the latest intergovernmental agreement has been signed this week, Sputnik International news agency quoted CEO of Russia’s Gazprom energy company, Alexei Miller as saying Oct.11. “According to our plan, construction itself will begin in 2018,” Miller told …

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SOCAR to Construct New Gas Pipeline in Georgia

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Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR intends to construct a 360-kilometer gas pipeline in Georgia before late 2017, reads a message posted on the company’s website. The pipeline will make it possible to provide around 9,000 users with gas in Georgia. SOCAR President Rovnag Abdullayev, Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to Georgia Azer Huseyn, …

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ComfortMsheni XXI to Build Red Bridge-Gardabani Gas Pipeline Section

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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 …

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Why Does Putin Care Who Runs a Tiny Balkan Nation?

Why Does Putin Care Who Runs a Tiny Balkan Nation?

Russian leaders, whose conflict with Ukraine has seen them tussling with eastern Europe’s largest country, are now turning their gaze to a Balkan nation with fewer residents than Brooklyn.  There’s a common theme, though: gas pipelines. Macedonia, a statelet of 2 million people carved from the ruins of Yugoslavia, is struggling …

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Rustavi Sagarejo gas pipeline construction completed in Georgia

Oil and gas corporation of Georgia has completed construction of a 25 km section of the Rustavi Sagarejo gas pipeline. The connecting of the section to the main gas pipeline is underway now, the corporation told Trend. The work worth 5.2 million GEL ($1 = 1.76 GEL) was carried out …

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