Natural gas storage Ahrensfelde and Thyrow / Switzerland

Gas storage and distribution

Customer: Vattenfall Europe Generation


General contractor for basic and detail engineering, supply, installation and commisioning of:

  • 2 pipe storage compressor units, gas pressure-, control- and metering devices, construction and civil engineering
  • Storage capacity: 300.000 Nm³ (Ahrensfelde), 400.000 Nm³ (Thyrow)
  • Operating pressure: 100 bar
  • Outer diameter: 1422 x 21,6mm
  • Total weight storage pipes: 4.700t
  • Total length storage pipes: 2.678m (Ahrensfelde) and 3.570m (Thyrow)
  • E&I

Period: December 2008 – July 2010

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