ClientBOTAS Petroleum Pipeline Co.
LocationErzurum – Imranli (Sivas) / Turkey
ConstructorAlarko Contracting Group (Alsim)

Description of the Project
The Project consisted of the engineering, procurement and construction of 307 km of 48” pipeline between Erzurum and Imranli (Sivas), which was a part of the integrated natural gas network in Turkey, intended to transport Turkmen and / or Iranian natural gas to Turkey and to Europe.

The construction of the pipeline was achieved on a very difficult terrain and during very harsh winter conditions; at elevations as high as 2.800 m and at temperatures as low as -25°C. 21 roads, 2 railways and 21 rivers with flow rates of 25 – 50 m³ /sec. were crossed during the execution of the works.