Pipelay of Nord Stream 2 Completed in Finland
- Installation of the second pipeline in the Finnish section has been completed
Aug. 21, 2019 | Zug, Switzerland | Installation of the Nord Stream 2 twin pipelines has been completed in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone with the end of pipelaying on the second line of the 374-kilometre long Finnish section. The first line was completed in Finnish waters in April 2019. In total, to date over 1,800 kilometres of the Nord Stream 2 pipelines have been constructed in Finnish, Russian, Swedish and German waters.
Environmental impacts of construction activities in the Finnish EEZ are monitored according to the Finnish Environmental Monitoring Programme. The results confirm that all observed impacts have been minor, limited and of short duration.
See video of pipelay by Pioneering Spirit here: https://www.nord-stream2.com/media-info/videos/61/
See video of the 2018 environmental monitoring 2018 results of construction in Finland here: https://www.nord-stream2.com/media-info/videos/62/
You can find this press release in Finnish below.