Developnent of the Odolanów Gas Compressor Station

The development of the Odolanów Gas Compressor Station is directly related to the implementation of the Baltic Pipe Project, under which new pipelines will be built and existing gas compressor stations will be developed. More information about the Baltic Pipe Project can be found at ww.baltic-pipe.eu

Description of the Investment

  • capacity of the gas compressor station after expansion – 30 MW, including: 30MW – 1st stage (implementation phase), 20 MW – 2nd stage (design phase)
  • location: municipality of Odolanów, the Wielkopolska voivodeship

 

Party responsible for design documentation development
PGNiG GAZOPROJEKT S.A.

Investment schedule

  • 1Q 2020 – obtaining a building permit decision
  • 3Q 2022 – completion of the investment project


Benefits
The new Odolanów gas compressor station will be responsible for increasing the capacity of the transmission system by pumping increased volumes of gas from the Baltic Pipe offshore pipeline. It will enable increasing Poland’s energy security and will constitute an important element of the North-South Corridor.

Taxes paid annually by GAZ-SYSTEM will be an important benefit for the municipality in which the pumping station will be expanded.


Legal basis


Project of Common Interest
In October 2013 and 2015, the European Commission granted the investment the “Project of Common Interest” status.
On 24 November 2017, the European Commission published the third European list of projects in the natural gas sector, including the Baltic Pipe Project, which underlines its regional importance. 


For more information on the importance of the PCI status for the development of gas transmission infrastructure, please see tab and the brochure dedicated to PCI projects.


GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. implements the investment in the development of the gas compressor station in compliance with the rights of all stakeholders. We encourage you to comment and ask questions about the Odolanów Gas Compressor Station development project, which was granted the Project of Common Interest status, using the form.
 

Press releases 

25.01.2019 Nearly 215 mln € of the European Union Financial assisitsnace for the Baltic Pipe constuction works.

19.12.2018 GAZ-SYSTEM will be the gas transmission system operator for the part of the Baltic Pipe infrastructure located in Denmark

30.11.2018 Final investment decisions for the Baltic Pipe Project are made

17.07.2018 UE grants another subsidy to Baltic Pipe under the CEF 2018

20.06.2018 GAZ-SYSTEM accept the recommended route variant of the Baltic Pipe pipeline

27.01.2015 Consultations regarding the list of Projects of Common Interest

21.02.2014 Projects of Common Interest (PCI) conducted by GAZ-SYSTEM S.A.: publication of an information brochure

15.10.2013 Selected infrastructure projects of GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. were awarded the status of projects of common interest (PCI)


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