Equinor’s Sleipner Riser Platform Shuts Down After Pipeline Crack, Delays Gas Deliveries To U.K

Equinor’s Sleipner Riser Platform Shuts Down After Pipeline Crack, Delays Gas Deliveries To U.K
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Equinor’s Sleipner Riser platform has been forced to suspend some of its gas transport operations due to a crack discovered in a pipeline on board.

This has caused substantial disruptions in the European gas market.

The incident caused a 10% surge in the benchmark Dutch TTF natural gas futures market, which settled down to a 5% increase by the end of Monday’s trade.

Gassco, the Norwegian gas production business, claimed that the crack was discovered in a two-inch pipeline...

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