Public hearing in Malmø

On March, 2018 at 16.00-19.00, a public hearing concerning the Baltic Pipe Project was held at World Trade Center in Malmø, Sweden. The purpose of the meeting was to inform the public about the project, including project timeline, environmental surveys and technical analyses. The meeting constituted a part of the public consultation process in which the public can submit comments to the project in the early phase of project implementation.

The meeting was open to public.

The topics presented and discussed at the meeting included the following:

  • Project status and project milestones
  • Underlying assumptions re. the potential offshore pipeline through Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
  • Considerations behind the proposed routing
  • Technical solutions considered
  • Environmental considerations (possible mitigation measures during construction and operation)
  • Public participation in project implementation process

After the presentation, the members of the public could  participate in subject-specific consultations with project experts on technical, environmental and business aspects of the Project.

During the hearing, all participants could ask questions and make remarks. All interested parties can also share their opinions and provide information to the following address: balticpipe@gaz-system.pl or by traditional mail to the Company’s address: Operator Gazociągów Przesyłowych GAZ-SYSTEM S.A., ulica Mszczonowska 4, 00-337 Warszawa, with a note: “Konsultacje Baltic Pipe” [Baltic Pipe consultation]. 

The presentation (PDF file)

The Information Brochure distributed at the meeting is here (PDF file)