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TAP Funds 33 Playgrounds in Greece | Continuing its WORKS OF INSPIRATION Project

12 June 2018

The TAP and its contractor embark on the construction or reconstruction of a series of playgrounds in Northern Greece, starting off with 33 playgrounds in the Municipalities of Komotini (Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace), and Chalkidona (Region of Central Macedonia). The first batch of playgrounds are expected to be delivered by the end of the summer to the two Municipalities, whose combined population exceeds 100,000 residents.

TAP Marks the Installation of the Turbo Compressors in Albania

11 June 2018

On 8 June, TAP marked the successful installation of all three turbo compressors at its compressor station in Fier, Albania. The turbo compressors are effectively the “beating heart” of the compressor station and will play a key role in ensuring gas transportation through the pipeline system. The construction progress of the Fier compressor station is over 30% complete and more than 210 people work there, 70% of whom are locally employed.

Reforestation in Northern Greece with 400.000 trees & shrubs | Full replacement and reinstatement of the forest area used

29 May 2018

ΤΑΡ AG will plant ca. 400,000 trees and shrubs, in the context of its reforestation initiative already taking place across the three Northern Greek regions crossed by the pipeline. This includes poplar (ca. 18,700 items); black, Scots and Calabrian pine (210,000, 13,400 and 56,000 items, respectively); cypress (18,000), as well as approximately 75,000 broad-leaved and 7,400 oleander shrubs.

TAP Provides €600,000 to Renovate School in Bilisht

21 May 2018

TAP provided €600,000 to completely renovate the “Fuad Babani” High School in Bilisht, Albania. The initiative is part of TAP’s Social and Environmental Investment (SEI) programme, improving the studying conditions for approximately 800 students. Committed to the highest safety standards, TAP also equipped the Bilisht High School with a fire alarm system and emergency exit stairs.

TAP Invites Companies to Pre-Qualify for Telecommunications and Security Systems

2 May 2018

TAP has launched its pre-qualification process for the engineering, procurement, installation and management (EPIM) of telecommunications and security systems. These elements will create a global network connecting the different pipeline technologies in TAP’s host countries, including the fibre optic network, the data centres in Italy and Switzerland, the compressor stations in Greece and Albania, etc.

TAP Received ISO 14001 Certification

27 April 2018

In April 2018, TAP's environmental management system, that covers all pipeline construction activities in Italy, Albania and Greece as well as TAP corporate activities, has been certified according to the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 14001:2015 standard. Obtaining this certification is an assurance that TAP has in place industry best practice environmental processes and documentation.

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Pipelines & Environment coexist in harmony in Spain & Italy

Pipelines & Environment coexist in harmony in Spain & Italy

Installation of the compressors in Fier, Albania - June 2018

Installation of the compressors in Fier, Albania - June 2018

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TAP donates 2,500 garbage bins to 3 Municipalities in Greece

7 June 2018

The intiative supports waste management and improves quality of life and environmental management in the Municipalities of Irakleia, Langadas & Oraiokastro in Central Macedonia.

TAP, the brown bear & the European roller

5 June 2018

On the World Environment Day, we present 2 examples of our measures to protect the environment and wildlife in Greece: avifauna and the brown bear.

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