Europipe II Gas Pipeline

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Europipe II Gas Pipelineis a natural gas pipeline from Norway to Germany.[1]


The pipeline transports gas from the Kårstø processing complex north of Stavanger, Norway to the receiving facilities at Dornum in northern Germany.[1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gassco
  • Current capacity: 21 bcm/year
  • Proposed capacity:
  • Length: 658 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year:1999


The Europipe II gas pipeline became operational in 1995 and measures 658 kilometers in length and 42 inches in diameter, with a capacity of 21 bcm/year. The pipeline connects gas from Norway's gas fields to Germany and continental Europe.[2] The owner of both the Europipe I and II gas pipelines is Gassled, a joint venture which owns the great bulk of the gas transport infrastructure on the NCS.[3]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Europipe II, Gassco, accessed March, 2017
  2. David Long, Geoff Moore, Gay Wenban-Smith,Gas Trading Manual: A Comprehensive Guide to the Gas Markets, Business & Economics, 2001
  3. Oil and Gas Fields in Norway: Industrial Heritage Plan, Norsk Oljemuseum, accessed March, 2018

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