Able to finish the construction

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the Ship-laying vessel “Akademik Chersky” left the port of Nakhodka and headed to Singapore. About it writes RIA Novosti, citing data from Vesselfinder service that collects relevant information about the movements of ships.

it is Noted that the vessel “Akademik Chersky” is able to do completion of the pipeline “Nord stream – 2”. The ship was considered as one of the options to complete the project.

On the portal States that the ship of the company “Gazprom” must be in the port of Singapore on February 22. In the Discovery of the ship was October 2019.

the Project “Northern stream – 2” includes the construction of two branches of the gas pipeline off the coast of Russia. Line shall pass through the Baltic sea to Germany.

At the end of December came into force the us sanctions against the gas pipeline “Nord stream – 2” and “Turkish stream”. Because of this, the Swiss company Allseas has stopped the laying of pipes along the Baltic sea.

Russia has said that such measures on the part of Washington have features of unfair competition. In addition, sanctions from the US are a problem for the whole world, are confident in Russia.

Later it became known that the United States may extend sanctions against the “Nord stream – 2”. New restrictions planned to introduce in the case of installation of the remaining kilometers of the pipeline.

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