Israel Natural Gas Lines to lay a new gas pipeline between Ashdod and Ashkelon

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Chevron, having recently completed its acquisition of Noble Energy, as the operator of Leviathan and Tamar offshore gas fields, has entered into an agreement with Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL) for the provision of transmission services of natural gas.

The new pipeline system, in addition to the expansion of other lines, will enable Chevron and its partners to send as much as 7 billion m3 of gas annually to Egypt.

Cenergy Holdings SA has announced that its steel pipe segment, signed an agreement to manufacture and supply steel pipes to INGL, operator in natural gas distribution in Israel, for the offshore section of a new high-pressure gas pipeline between the cities of Ashdod and Ashkelon.

The Greek pipe manufacturer’s contract for approximately 50 km of 36 in. LSAW linepipe also includes anticorrosion coating and concrete weight coating, all of which will be manufactured at Thisvi facility in Greece within 2021. The installation of the pipeline is scheduled to start in 2022. This award is another significant milestone in Company’s offshore presence in the South East Mediterranean region, after the successful completion of Leviathan gas and Karish deep-water pipelines.