The 1078-mile pipeline will transport 33 billion m3 of natural gas from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India per year.
Enbridge CEO Al Monaco also sought to downplay concerns that the pipeline operator is holding too much debt.
Intertek has developed an innovative new pipeline quality verification solution, Intertek PipeAwareTM, which offers digital access to pipeline asset integrity data – vital for assurance and compliance purposes.
The decision by FERC to uphold New York state’s refusal to provide the project a water quality permit means construction of the Constitution natural gas pipeline is currently on hold.
Analysts are warning that a combination of low US natural gas stockpiles, depleted by recent poor weather, and delays in cross-border pipeline projects could substantially lower the amount of natural gas Mexico can import this year.
The software can automate planning, metering and analysis of testing facility equipment with natural and artificial defects.