Shearwater and Elgin Area Gas Pipeline

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Shearwater and Elgin Area Gas Pipeline (SEAL) is a gas pipeline off the coast of the United Kingdom, in the North Sea.[1]


The pipeline is an offshore United Kingdom gas pipeline in the North Sea. It transports gas from the Shearwater-Elgin area to the Bacton Gas Plant.[2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Royal Dutch Shell[3]
  • Owner: Royal Dutch Shell[3]
  • Parent: Shell[3]
  • Current capacity:
  • Length: 473.9 km[2]
  • Diameter: 34 inch[2]
  • Status: Operating[2]
  • Start Year: 1999[2]
  • Identifiers:
    • OGA Pipeline Number: PL1570[2]

Articles and resources


  1. Shearwater Elgin Area Line Seal Gas Pipeline A Barrel Full, accessed August 2018
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Smith, Bee (September 24, 2021). "Pipelines Linear (ED50)". Oil and Gas Authority Open Data. Retrieved October 15, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "New North Sea pipeline announced". 2018-12-10. Retrieved 2020-01-16.

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