SCPX first gas scope 99 percent complete

# 11:18
17 May 2018

During the first quarter of 2018, SCP Expansion (SCPX) activities continued successfully along the pipeline route across Azerbaijan and Georgia, BP-Azerbaijan told APA-Economics.


Overall, 99 percent of the first gas scope is already complete.


All mainline production welds are now completed across SCPX, with only tie-in welds remaining to complete the pipeline. Compressor Station 1 in Georgia has already been declared ready to operate. All infrastructure required to support first commercial gas deliveries to Turkey have now been completed. At Compressor Station 2, commissioning has commenced and the activities are on schedule.