Transmission System Maintenance

In accordance with its licences and the Code of Operations, Gas Networks Ireland is responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of the sytem.

In accordance with Part G - Technical of the Code of Operations, Gas Networks Ireland must publish its Maintenance Programme. The table below shows the dates selected that are likely to affect Entry Points.

Revisions to the programme may be made in accordance with the Code of Operation and shall be communicated to industry should such revisions occur.

Maintenance Programme - Gas Year 2017/2018

DateDurationEntry PointsCommentary
7th Feb 2018 1 day Bellanaboy Not required
1 day Inch Not required
31st May 2018 - 1st June 2018 2 day Bellanaboy SCADA signal validation and testing
9th May 2018 1 day Inch In-line Inspection (ILI) run between Inch, Lochcarrig Lodge and Caherlag. Date to be finalised with pigging contractor. Odorant tank refill at Inch. Zero flow whilst this takes place.
4th July 2018 1 day Bellanaboy Fuel skid connection at Cappagh South. May not affect flow
1 day Inch Scope to be confirmed
12th Sept 2018 1 day Bellanaboy Scope to be confirmed
1 day Inch Scope to be confirmed