Constructing an underwater pipeline is a major undertaking. Approximately 200,000 pipes are needed to create Nord Stream 2. Pipelaying is scheduled to begin in 2018. Through a carefully planned and tightly managed process, individual lay vessels can construct the pipeline at a rate of up to 3km per day.

Videos

0:00

0:40

1:20

2:00

Pipelaying Process

Constructing an underwater pipeline is a major undertaking. Approximately 200,000 pipes are needed to create Nord Stream 2. Pipelaying is scheduled to begin in 2018. Through a carefully planned and tightly managed process, individual lay vessels can construct the pipeline at a rate of up to 3km per day.

VP9 718x404 2.4 MB Download 
VP9 (HD) 1920x1080 4.7 MB Download 
H.264 718x404 3.9 MB Download 
H.264 (HD) 1920x1080 19.7 MB Download 
We use cookies to continually optimise our website. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy. OK