The road from participation in the Ministry of Economic Development tendering procedure to the kick-off of the construction site took 13 years. A long and important period which has enabled the creation of a solid foundation for the storage.
The gas storage plant is expected to be operational in 2018, an achievement that will reward the vision, work and determination of Ital Gas Storage.

2002

Tender issued by the Ministry of Economic Development (formerly Ministry of Productive Activities)

2003

Assignment of concession rights to Ital Gas Storage

2009

Environmental Impact Clearance (VIA)

2010

Agreement with the Municipality, Province and Region
Project compliance with Seveso Law (Nulla Osta di Fattibilità)

2011

Awarded Gas Storage Concession Decree

2012

Tendering procedures for awarding of engineering and construction contracts

2013

Engineering execution

2014

Engineering execution and Financing

2015

Construction kick-off

2016

Construction

2017

Construction

2018

Expected Commercial Operation Date