The GIPL Gold Weld marks the connection of the Lithuanian and Polish gas transmission systems

26-10-2021

Following construction of the Gas Interconnection Poland-Lithuania (GIPL) on both sides of the Polish-Lithuanian border, a symbolic Gold Weld was welded, marking the physical connection of the gas transmission systems of the two European Union countries. Welding the gold weld was one of the key milestones in the installation of the gas pipeline connecting the gas markets of the Baltic region and the European Union.