Wednesday, June 15 2016 19:15 EEST
100 km of 'gas artery' to link Ukraine and Poland by 2020
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The new gas pipeline’s project will provide about 1,000 employees with jobs. The agreement on cooperation between Ukrtransgaz and Gaz-System S.A. was signed in 2014 and resulted in a project of a new gas artery between the two countries. Polish experts and Ukrtransgaz are now working on the project’s documentation.

The process of the pipeline’s construction will involve a unique technology of horizontal drilling. It’ll let lay pipes several layers lower under water pools. This will ensure ecological safety of its future exploitation and absence of water obstacles of water during the process of construction.

According to representatives of the Ukrainian gas transportation operator, the gas pipeline will be placed in operation in 2020.

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