Reszki-Wiczlino gas pipeline

Desription of the investment

The high-pressure pipeline between Szczecin and Gdańsk, stage VI, the Reszki-Wiczlino 8 km section with the diameter of 700 mm will be located in the Pomerania Province, in the territory of the Commune of Wejherowo and the City of Gdynia.              


The route of the designed pipeline will partially run along the existing high-pressure pipeline with a diameter of 500 mm.

The investment is planned for implementation in 2015-2020.

Legal grounds

The said pipeline, due to its strategic importance, is entered in the catalogue of investments accompanying terminal investments implemented on the basis of the amendment to the Law of 30 May 2014 on an Amendment to the Law on Investments in Regasification of Liquefied Natural Gas in Świnoujście and Law on Real Estate Management (Journal of Laws of 2014, item 906).

Benefits deriving from the implemented investment

The construction of the high-pressure Reszki-Wiczlino pipeline is an important element of strengthening of the security of supply of gas fuel. Thanks to the implementation of the investment, it will be possible to:

  • increase the capacity of the transmission system,
  • increase the security of gas supply to recipients in variable conditions of gas supply, long periods of cold weather and limited supply of gas to the region,
  • facilitate co-operation between the new Underground Gas Storeroom in Kosakovo with the developed and existing transmission network,
  • increase the attractiveness of sites for new investments.

An important asset for the local community will the the tax on real estate paid every year to the budget at the value of 2% of the value of the pipeline located in the territory of a given commune.

Environmental permit issued for Reszki-Wiczlino gas pipeline

On 9 July 2018, the Regional Director for Environmental Protection in Gdańsk issued an environmental permit for the project titled “The construction of DN 700 MOP 8.4 MPa gas pipeline, with supporting infrastructure Szczecin-Gdańsk, Stage VI Reszki-Wiczlino” required for its operation within the territory of Wejherowo Municipality and City of Gdynia (decision ref. no. RDOŚ-Gd-WOO.4231.1.2016.MBC.PW.53 - PL).

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