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2015 TAP stories

Every day TAP and its contractors engage with hundreds of local communities along the pipeline route in Greece, Albania and Italy. We would like to share some reports about our field work and tell you about our encounters with people we meet. 

 

TAP supports student drawing competition themed ‘Health, Security and Environment’

TAP supports student drawing competition themed ‘Health, Security and Environment’

4 December 2015

The winners of a TAP-sponsored art competition for students on the theme of road safety were announced last month. The award ceremony was held at the historic Museum of the First Albanian School (Mësonjëtorja e Parë Shqipe), the site of the country’s first Albanian language school, in the city of Korca. The competition was open to all school pupils living in the communities affected by the TAP pipeline route in Albania.

TAP’s site clean-up around refurbished bridges in Albania

TAP’s site clean-up around refurbished bridges in Albania

27 November 2015

Caring for the environment, the work force and local communities.

TAP in Vithkuq: Operating with respect for tradition, cultural heritage and the environment

TAP in Vithkuq: Operating with respect for tradition, cultural heritage and the environment

21 October 2015

Recognising the importance of the Vithkuq area, TAP has paid special attention to the assessment and analysis of the pipeline route in order to protect precious monuments.

Potential Local Subcontractors Gather at Networking Event in Italy

Potential Local Subcontractors Gather at Networking Event in Italy

9 July 2015

On 7 July 2015, approximately 150 companies from the Puglia region attended a business networking event aimed at boosting business partnerships around the TAP’s Italian section.

TAP Renovates Fier School Sports Facilities

TAP Renovates Fier School Sports Facilities

9 June 2015

TAP helped renovate the sports facilities of the Andon Profka school in Fier, Albania. The contribution – which improves training conditions for over 270 students – is part of TAP’s community investment programme in Albania.

What’s Next for Albania’s Energy Sector?

What’s Next for Albania’s Energy Sector?

26 March 2015

Energy industry leaders, policy-makers and experts gathered in Tirana for the “Albania Oil, Gas and Energy Summit 2015”, held from 17 to 18 March. Recent developments in the Albanian energy sector dominated debates and the TAP project was at the heart of discussions.

TAP networking event in Albania draws interest from over 110 potential subcontractors

TAP networking event in Albania draws interest from over 110 potential subcontractors

26 January 2015

In light of the contract award for the construction of the onshore pipeline and the compressor stations, on 19 January, 2015, TAP facilitated a B2B supplier networking event in Tirana, Albania.