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Mohamed VI stops the negotiation to renew the concession of the gas pipeline with Spain that expires this year
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Mohamed VI stops the negotiation to renew the concession of the gas pipeline with Spain that expires this year

Naturgy's license to move Algerian gas to the peninsula through Morocco ends in NovemberMohammed VI, during a reception in Casablanca in 2019.I did not attend, but Hassan II I supported the great event in Cordoba on that December 9, 1996. It was when Juan Carlos I activated the start-up of the Maghreb-Europe gas pipeline, which connects Algeria with Spain through Morocco. In his speech, the then Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it Are you already Premium? Log in (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://c...
North America: Keystone XL underground pipeline project
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North America: Keystone XL underground pipeline project

It's finish. "TC Energy confirmed today after a full review of its options and in consultation with its partner, the Government of Alberta, that it has terminated the Keystone XL pipeline project.", announced the Canadian operator in a press release.The Canadian group had announced the suspension of work a few hours before the signing of the decree by Joe Biden on January 20, as soon as he took office. The Calgary-based company in Western Canada had expressed its disappointment, announcing plans accordingly "The dismissal of thousands of unionized workers".For its part, the Government of Alberta has indicated that it has also quit the project and said "Explore all options" to recover his investment, according to a press release. The province estimates that the abandonmen...
Track repair work in Arraiján presents progress of 60%
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Track repair work in Arraiján presents progress of 60%

The work teams have had to excavate about 10 meters deep to remove the 1.20 meter diameter pipe. After two days of work, the Ministry of Public Works (Mop) has been able advance by 60% in the jobs from repair of a section of the Inter-American highway affected by collapseor a pipeline from storm drain.READ ALSO: "Chaca" is captured for the murder of a banana sellerThe equipment from job they must have excavated some 10 meters deep to remove the 1.20 meter diameter pipe.Once the jobs from placement of a new concrete pipe will proceed to perform filling and compaction.While the work is being carried out, thousands of drivers clashed It is Thursday yet vehicular roadblock to get to the capital city.In the internal roads of from Arraiján taken by the drivers to avoid the traffic jam existi...
Follow the roadblock in Arraiján despite detours and lane reversals
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Follow the roadblock in Arraiján despite detours and lane reversals

People and drivers have risen earlier than usual to avoid the traffic jam, however, the passage of cars and buses is slow. The lines of cars are endless. The settlers from Western Panama suffer from the covehicular parking in its second day While carry on the labors from repair for pavement subsidence because of a pipeline to in the VInter-American way at the height of Xtra supermarket in Arraiján, in front of Hipotecary Banc.The people and drivers they have early morning of what getting used to to avoid the vehicular roadblockHowever, the pI do the cars and buses it is slow. The rows from autos it is interminable. ALSO READ: COVID-19 positivity soars to 6.5%; 4 deaths are reported todayAgents of the National Directorate de Transit Operations from National Police they have activate...
Chinese investment projects for the expansion of the gas pipeline network
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Chinese investment projects for the expansion of the gas pipeline network

The Ministry of Energy is closing the technical formulation of the project to expand the transportation capacity of the gas pipeline system nationals. The portfolio will be evaluated by Chinese companies Powerchina y Shanghai Electric Power Construction, with whom the national agency signed a memorandum of understanding, and in the next two months the budget for the works will be prepared, estimated at about 3.2 billion dollars, and the draft of the commercial contract that will include a scheme of financing by Chinese banks. The proposal will be included in the bilateral political agenda between Argentina and China to comply with the investment plan for the next five years, where other infrastructure projects also appear. "The project is agreed between the Presidency, the Ministry of E...
The millionaire business of cyberattacks: 74,000 million for hacking companies
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The millionaire business of cyberattacks: 74,000 million for hacking companies

DarkSide, the hacking group that forced the suspension of operations of Colonial, one of the largest oil pipelines in the US due to its cyberattack, had $ 90 billion in bitcoins before disappearing, according to a report by the consultancy Elliptic. The cyberattack on Colonial forced to paralyze the activity of the oil pipeline, which transports 2.5 million barrels a day in the country, that is, 45% of the US fuel, for several days and until it received payment of the 5 million of bitcoins claimed by the hacking group. The group of cyber attackers comes, according to the FBI, from Eastern Europe and is dedicated to developing and selling ransonware tools to carry out cyberattacks after the fact. Ransomware is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system that...
‘Perfect cybercrime’: 4 million euros in cryptocurrencies, the price of the rescue of the US oil pipeline
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‘Perfect cybercrime’: 4 million euros in cryptocurrencies, the price of the rescue of the US oil pipeline

Colonial's transfer to criminals, according to Bloomberg, was done in cryptocurrencies, which are very difficult to track.A man with gasoline in a traffic jam in North Carolina.REUTERS PABLO PARDO Correspondent Washington Updated Friday, May 14, 2021 - 01:41The Colonial company has paid almost five million dollars (about 4 million euros) to Russian cybercriminals who 'hijacked' its computer systems and closed the pipeline that supplies gasoline for cars and airplanes to the entire eastern United States. This has been revealed by the Bloomberg news agency, contradicting the company's information, which insists that it had not made any payment. The transfer was also made in cryptocurrencies, which are very difficult. Become Premium from € 1 the first month ...
Largest U.S. pipeline network suspends operations after cyber attack
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Largest U.S. pipeline network suspends operations after cyber attack

The largest pipeline network in the United States has suspended operations following a cyber attack, whose author is still unknown, the company said. Colonial had to stop operating on the 8,850 kilometers of pipelines it manages and which are essential to supply the large population centers in the east and south of the country. The company transports up to 2.5 million barrels of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel per day from refineries in the Gulf of Mexico to major cities in the southern and eastern United States. It is responsible for 45% of the transportation of fuels to the east coast of the country, as indicated on its website. In a statement issued on Friday, Colonial revealed that on that same day it detected a cyber attack and decid...
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28 hours required repair of potable water pipe

After 28 hours of work, IDAAN managed to get the Chilibre water treatment plant to operate at 100% of its capacity after repairing the 66-inch concrete pipe that carries drinking water to a large part of the capital city.The emergency was registered yesterday around noon on Wednesday and affected the supply of drinking water in a large part of the districts of Panama and San Miguelito. The executive director of IDAAN, Juan Antonio Ducruet, said that given the situation, the decision was made to interrupt the service by 50% to address the failure before a major event occurred.The works consisted of the disassembly of the reducer and its components, replacement of 200 flange adjustment screws, as well as the reconstruction of the 66-inch concrete pipe dating from 1972.The work lasted 28 un...