The pipeline forms part of the Southern Gas Corridor, an EU project designed to lessen dependence on gas imports from Russia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has approved crucial US$500 million financing for a pipeline to bring Azeri gas from the Caspian Sea to the EU.
Volvo Construction Equipment will supply its rotating pipelines for the Trans Anatolian natural gas pipeline project.
As part of a 10 month contract, IHRDC will develop an effective competence management system for TANAP to assure the competency of its workforce.
Serimax has successfully finished its welding scope for the Trans Anatolian natural gas pipeline project.
European Commission-funded engineering studies for TANAP’s SCADA system and crossings under the Dardanelle Strait and Evros River are ongoing.
Azerbaijani natural gas is reportedly scheduled to begin flowing through the Southern Gas Corridor by 2020.
A background and round-up of recent events relating to the Trans Anatolian and Trans Adriatic pipelines.