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TAP to Launch Invitation to Tender for the Purchase of Gas to be used during the Operations Phase

TAP to Launch Invitation to Tender for the Purchase of Gas to be used during the Operations Phase

15 June 2020

By 22 June 2020, TAP intends to publish on its corporate website an Invitation to Tender (ITT) outline for the purchase of gas required for operational activities, including the fuelling of the compressor stations. This tender is carried out in preparation for the start of the commercial operations phase, scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2020.

Trans Adriatic Pipeline Completes Offshore Section

Trans Adriatic Pipeline Completes Offshore Section

9 June 2020

TAP successfully completed the 105 km long offshore section of the pipeline across the Adriatic Sea. This milestone includes several deliverables, such as the offshore installation of 36-inch pipes by Castoro Sei, Saipem’s semi-submersible pipelaying vessel, the above-water-tie-in with the onshore infrastructure in Albanian waters, as well as hydrotesting the asset to ensure it is safe and ready for operations.

Binding Phase of the Market Test – Timing Update

Binding Phase of the Market Test – Timing Update

4 June 2020

The three transmission system operators – Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) AG, Snam Rete Gas (SRG) and DESFA (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “TSOs”) – announce that the binding bidding phase of the ongoing market test would take place in July 2021.

TAP Introduces First Natural Gas into the Albanian Section of the Pipeline as part of its Testing Phase

TAP Introduces First Natural Gas into the Albanian Section of the Pipeline as part of its Testing Phase

22 May 2020

On 20 May, TAP started to introduce the first natural gas into a 4 km section of the pipeline in Albania, between the Greek – Albanian border and up to the TAP metering station in Bilisht. In line with national and international safety and operational standards, this is the initial stage of the pipeline testing process, which aims to ensure that the infrastructure is entirely safe and ready for operations.

TAP Commits €1,5 million to Support Health Services in Greece, Albania and Italy

TAP Commits €1,5 million to Support Health Services in Greece, Albania and Italy

14 April 2020

At TAP, health and safety come first. It is also our commitment to contribute to improving the livelihoods and quality of life of communities along TAP’s route, across our three host countries. To that effect, TAP will provide a total of 1.5 million euros to support the fight of the health services in Greece, Albania and Italy against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Covid-19: health & safety comes first

Covid-19: health & safety comes first

20 March 2020

At TAP, the health and safety of employees, contractors and business partners remains the highest priority. We are closely monitoring the developments related to the Covid-19 pandemic, by strictly following the latest guidance of public health authorities.TAP has implemented several measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.