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Nord Stream 2: Russian Vessel Moves into German Waters for Pipelaying Work

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

July 19, 2021

Akademik Cherskiy - Credit: Sergei Skriabin/MarineTraffic.com

Akademik Cherskiy - Credit: Sergei Skriabin/MarineTraffic.com

Russian pipe-laying vessel Akademik Cherskiy will move to German waters to build a 2.6 km (1.6 miles) stretch of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, the pipeline operator said on Monday.

The vessel had previously been in Danish waters.

(Reporting by Oksana Kobzeva and Anton Kolodyazhnyy; writing by Alexander Marrow; editing by Jason Neely)


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