Poland launched the facility for drainage of Russian gas

Польша запустила установку для осушения российского газа

Poland will be no more problems with gas from Russia, which may contain water. As informs the Polish radio, safe start-up fuel in the Polish gas network will allow for gas dryer installation, which was installed in the village Milanovo near włocławek in the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship.

As stated by the President of the Polish oil and gas company (PGNiG) Piotr Wozniak, during the official launch of this equipment will be the answer to the problem of Russian gas, saturated with water, which in the summer of 2017 has led to the need off Polish consumers from the supply of this pipeline.

Wozniak noted that the gas filled with water, which was supplied from Russia, could lead to the destruction of the gas transportation system.

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“If in 2017, this gas got into distribution network with lower pressure and smaller diameter, the result of so-called hydrates could occur overflow piping and blocking the flow of gas,” – said Wozniak.

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In turn, Vice-Minister of climate Peter Jadzia noted a rapid implementation of this investment. Installation in Micunovo built within eight months, mainly by the PGNiG group.

Installation for drying of gas in Micunovo installed?? on one of the two connection points of the gas pipeline Yamal – Europe with the Polish gas transmission system. This object will annually drain 8.5 billion cubic meters of blue fuel.