Skoczów-Komorowice-Oświęcim gas pipeline

Description of the investment project
The aim of the project is the construction of the Skoczów-Komorowice-Oświęcim gas pipeline, 53 km long, with a diameter of 500 mm and a pressure of 8,4 MPa.

The Skoczów-Komorowice-Oświęcim gas pipeline is located in the territory of voivodeships:

  • śląskie in the municipalities of Skoczów, Jasienica, Bielsko-Biała, Bestwina, Wilamowice,
  • małopolskie in the municipalities of Kęty, Oświęcim.

The route of the new gas pipeline will mainly run along the existing high-pressure gas pipeline.

The inwestor obtained decisions on detrminieg the location of the investment.

Currently, the construction and executive design of the gas pipeline is being developed by MGGP S.A.  

 

 

The investment is planned to be finished in 2021.

Legal basis

The project is performed based on the provisions of the Act of 24 April 2009 on investment projects related to the liquefied natural gas re-gasification terminal in Świnoujście (consolidated wording: Journal of Laws of 2016, item 1731). The gas pipeline has been included in the catalogue of projects accompanying the terminal-related projects, pursuant to the Act of 30 May 2014 amending the Act on investment projects related to the liquefied natural gas re-gasification terminal in Świnoujście, and amending the Act on real estate management (Journal of Laws of 2014, item 906).

Benefits of the project

The effect of the investment will be increasing the safety and reliability of natural gas transmission to the region, and on the national scale increasing the transmission capacity and the degree of diversification of natural gas sources.

The property tax paid each year by GAZ-SYSTEM, equalling 2% of the value of the transmission infrastructure located within the territory of a given municipality, will be considerable benefit for the local communities in question.

Environmental decision

On 20 February 2015 the Regional Environmental Protection Director in Katowice issued the environmental conditions decision for the undertaking named: "Gas pipeline Skoczów - Komorowice - Oświęcim".

Location decision

małopolskie voivodeship

On 20 March the Małopolskie voivodeship Governor issued the decision on determining the location for the project named: “Construction of the gas pipeline DN 500 MOP 8,4 MPa Skoczów - Komorowice - Oświęcim", as a part of the construction of the Skoczów - Komorowice  - Oświęcim - Tworzeń  gas pipeline together with the infrastructure necessary for its service in the Małopolskie voivodeship.

ślaskie voivodeship

On 12 April 2017 the Śląskie voivodeship Governor issued the decision numer 2/2017 on determining the location for the project named: “Construction of the gas pipeline DN 500 MOP 8,4 MPa Skoczów - Komorowice - Oświęcim", as a part of the construction of the Skoczów - Komorowice  - Oświęcim - Tworzeń  gas pipeline together with the infrastructure necessary for its service.

 

 

 


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