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.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "New North Sea pipeline announced". 2018-12-10. Retrieved 2020-01-16.

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