12 January 2018
On 11 January 2018, the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) and Raiffeisen Bank donated to the Municipality of Tirana 36 VIENNA benches, a gift from both companies for the “Skënderbej” square.
The delivery of benches was witnessed by the mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj, TAP’s Commercial and External Affairs Director and Albania Country Manager, Ulrike Andres, the General Director of Raiffeisen Bank in Albania, Christian Canacaris, and the Austrian Ambassador to Albania, Johann Sattler.
5 December 2017
On 5 December 2017, the Municipality of Serres and TAP inaugurated the fully renovated (former) Dorilaiou Street, at the city’s central square. Following the ceremony, attendees enjoyed a stroll on the new pedestrian walkway and a ride on the new Dorilaiou Street bike road. The investment included: paving the street, creating a two-way paved bike road, creating a tactile paving for the visually impaired, installing a lighting network and lighting posts, installing outdoor benches and two fountains with potable water.
20 November 2017
The renovation of the “7 Dëshmorët” School, an investment of Euro 567,000, is part of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline’s Social and Environmental Investments in Albania. The works comprised the complete renovation of the building, equipment of the classrooms with the necessary academic materials, and the improvement of the school grounds.
13 November 2017
Video that showcases the implementation of a number of initiatives and the measures TAP is taking to avoid impacts on the natural environment in which it is working.
2 November 2017
TAP has selected PSI Software AG as the provider of the Commercial Dis-patching Software (CDS). The PSI software will enable TAP to perform its commercial dispatching activities for the transport of natural gas. The CDS supports TAP’s business processes, which include managing transportation contracts, nominations, matching and balancing positions, allocations, and ensuring smooth communication between TAP, its shippers and the adjacent Transmission System Operators (TSOs).
31 October 2017
On 31 October, TAP presented its agricultural initiative "Thriving Land | Supporting Agri-food Education," to be implemented in all three Northern Greek Prefectures traversed by the pipeline. As part of the initiative, TAP will invest ca. €1 million in educational and applied biotechnological activities, aiming at supporting the cultivation, marketing, and sale of distinct agri-food products or varieties locally produced in areas across the route of the pipeline. These include: honey and apicultural products, olives and olive oil, medicinal and aromatic plants, beans, fruit trees, petimezi, peppers, and animal products (from goats, sheep and cattle).