Today starts the new Open Season Procedure of the interconnecting natural gas pipeline Algyő- Csanádpalota
FGSZ Natural Gas Transmission Closed Company Limited by Shares (FGSZ Ltd.) invites all interested parties to take part in the new Open Season Procedure launched today to sell the capacity of the natural gas pipeline interconnecting the Hungarian and the Romanian transmission systems, planned to be jointly developed by FGSZ Ltd. and S.N.T.G.N. Transgaz S.A., due to the fact that the Open Season Procedure announced on 5 August 2008 has been closed and declared to be unsuccessful.
FGSZ Ltd. wishes to sell max. 90%, i.e. 180,000m3/h of the capacity of the Hungarian section of the gas pipeline Algyő-Arad. Bidders are welcome to announce their capacity demand for the period of 1 January 2010 – 1 July 2030. The deadline for submitting the bids will expire on 6 October 2008, whilst the final result on the open season procedure will be communicated up to 13 October 2008. The winners will have to conclude capacity booking contracts with FGSZ Ltd. The detailed invitation to bid as well as all information relevant to the contractual background of capacity booking procedure are published here.
The information related to the capacity booking for the Romanian section of the interconnection is published on the website www.transgaz.ro.
Intention to take part in the said consultation or to discuss open issues in details should be communicated and forwarded to the e-mail address
in advance, till 12 a.m. on 22 September 2008. 12 September 2008