Date: 14.07.2017.

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Concrete weight coating begins for Nord Stream 2 pipes

Concrete weight coating begins for Nord Stream 2 pipes

14.07.2017

Nord Stream 2 contractor Wasco Coatings Germany has begun concrete weight coating pipes for the project in the port of Mukran on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen. Up to 90,000 pipes will be coated by the end of 2018 at the location, which is once again the logistics hub for pipeline construction after filling that role for the existing Nord StreamPipeline. Currently 39,000 pipes are already at a specially prepared storage area after being transported there from the Europipe factory in Mülheim an der Ruhr beginning in October 2016, informs BC Nord Stream’s press service.

Keyword tags: Construction, Energy, EU – Baltic States, Gas, Transport



Latvian architectural firm wins competition for Tallinn Old City Harbor bridge

Latvian architectural firm wins competition for Tallinn Old City Harbor bridge

14.07.2017

A project titled "New Balance 100" drawn up by the Latvian architectural firm SIA Witteveen + Bos Latvia has been declared the winner of an idea competition announced by the Port of Tallinn for the design of a pedestrian bridge planned in the Old City Harbor, informs LETA/BNS.

Ilves: EU funding doesn’t fit for supporting new forms of enterprise

Ilves: EU funding doesn’t fit for supporting new forms of enterprise

14.07.2017

The current European Union funding mechanisms for business are not suited for supporting contemporary forms of entrepreneurship, former Estonian president Toomas Hendrik Ilves said in an interview, cites LETA/BNS.


Latvian exports grew at EU's average rate in January-May

Latvian exports grew at EU's average rate in January-May

14.07.2017

During the first five months of the year 2017, Latvian exports grew at the EU’s average pace, according to the export growth data released by Eurostat on July 14th, informs LETA.

Capital of Latvia's private pension funds grows by 4.7% in H1

Capital of Latvia's private pension funds grows by 4.7% in H1

14.07.2017

During the first six months of 2017, Latvia's private pension funds increased their aggregate capital by EUR 17.766 million or 4.7% to EUR 398.363 million, reports LETA, according to the information released by the Latvian Association of Commercial Banks.


14.07.2017

Kozjakovs wins silver in decathlon at World U-18 Championships

Latvia's won silver in decathlon at the AIIF (International Association of Athletics Federations) World U-18 Championships in Kenya on July 13th, informs LETA.

14.07.2017

Latvian gasoline and diesel fuel imports drop in January-May

In January-May 2017, Latvian gasoline imports dropped 8.6% from the first five months of 2016, while diesel fuel imports fell 8.5% year-on-year, the Central Statistical Bureau reported LETA.

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