Experts have warned about the risk of the delayed implementation of the "Nord stream — 2"
Spawning cod may delay the resumption of the construction of the "Nord stream — 2" in the waters of Denmark, according to analysts of investment company "Aton".
On the eve of Copenhagen issued an updated permit for the construction of a gas pipeline. Now with the implementation of the project will be to use sudo with anchor positioning. To work on the pipe laying will be back not earlier than 3 August, when completed the appeal period for this decision.
Experts believe that the suspension of construction could be delayed until September.
Previously, Denmark has banned the use of the court with anchor positioning, as they can hurt unexploded ordnance from the Second world war at the bottom of the Baltic sea.
One of the ships that can complete the construction of the pipeline "Nord stream — 2", is an anchor the barge "Fortuna" of the company MRTS. The second candidate — laying vessel "Akademik Chersky" with a dynamic positioning system. Both vessels are now in the port of Mukran logistic base of the "Nord stream — 2".
The project operator, earlier said he will finish the pipeline taking into account the position of Denmark. It is noted that the company continues to consider various options, it intends to announce the construction plans "in due time".
The project "Northern stream — 2" involves laying on the bottom of the Baltic sea two pipelines from Russia to Germany. Its capacity will be 55 billion cubic meters per year. The pipeline passes through the territorial waters or exclusive economic zones of Russia, Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Germany.
At the end of last year, the President of the United States Donald trump signed the defense budget, providing for sanctions against the gas pipeline "Nord stream — 2" and "Turkish stream. Washington, promoting the supply of its liquefied natural gas to Europe and demanded from companies, leading them strip, to immediately stop the construction. The Allseas company, which is engaged in the construction of "Nord stream - 2", has suspended work.
Moscow has repeatedly said that "Nord stream — 2" is purely economic in nature and conforms to European interests. In addition, the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova criticized sanctions against participants in the energy project, calling them a new round of Russophobia.