As stated on the state procurement website, claims for participation are being received until December 8th, and the winner will be determined on December 11th. The total length of the sections to be constructed is 822.1 km.
To remind you, the construction of the ‘Power of Siberia’ is being carried out as part of the planned deliveries of Russian gas to China. The contract was signed in May, 2014. Gazprom expects to start the gas deliveries in 2018 to a volume of 5 bln m3, later to increase to 38 bln m3.