Nord stream will stop for routine maintenance

Both lines of the pipeline "Nord stream" will be stopped for scheduled maintenance from 14 to 26 July, reported project operator Nord Stream AG.

Schedule of maintenance has been agreed with the partners in Nord Stream AG gas transportation up and down the stream.

The operator also noted that all work on the maintenance and operation of the pipeline are carried out in compliance with the required security measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.

Export gas pipeline from Russia to Europe, "Nord stream" was launched in 2011. Two pipelines with a total capacity of 55 billion cubic meters of gas through the Baltic sea from Vyborg in Russia to Greifswald in Germany. The actual volume of gas transported through the pipeline exceed its design capacity in 2019, "Gazprom" exported "Northern stream" 58,5 billion cubic meters of gas.