South Stream Transport BV, the project owner of the offshore section of the TurkStream natural gas pipeline, announced that 30 % of construction has been completed.
The company said that the world’s largest pipe laying vessel, Pioneering Spirit, completed pipe laying of around 555 kilometers for both of the two TurkStream lines, adding that the Pioneering Spirit will continue construction of the two pipelines until it reaches Turkish soil near the town of Kiyikoy, located approximately 100 kilometers west of Istanbul. The pipeline reached Turkish waters on 4 November.
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