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Re: Gas pipeline alignment change and construction methods

Hi Kerry, APA has changed the proposed pipeline alignment along Hastings to utilise the rail corridor instead of Frankston-Flinders Road. The alignment change in Hastings was made as a result of consultation with business owners, Mornington Peninsula Council and VicRoads. We understand that Hastings is an important business and community hub and the change of pipeline alignment will minimise impacts to traffic flow in and out of Hastings during construction. It means that the pipe can be const ...
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Gas pipeline alignment change and construction methods

The gas pipeline would now run next to the Stony Point railway line instead of along Frankston-Flinders Road after a change to the proposed alignment in Hastings. This revised alignment was pursued in response to community concerns about possible disruptions to local businesses during construction. The Project would look to minimise impacts to train services where possible. See the revised gas pipeline map here. Two construction methods are being considered for approximately 56km of gas pi ...
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Re: Odorisation process

Hi KerryRainer, We’ve spoken to our specialists regarding your unresolved query: The main chemical ingredients in Spotleak 1005 are tetrahydrothiophene and 2-methyl-2-propanethiol. Both of these chemicals are volatile and do not persist for long periods in the environment or accumulate in living organisms. The main hazards associated with these chemicals are offensive odour and flammability. APA has strict handling and transport procedures in place to prevent leaks and measures for managing ...
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Re: Will AGL receive any project financing from the Victorian or Federal Govt?

Hi @cribpoint123 No. The proposed pipeline and associated facilities from Crib Point to Pakenham would be fully funded by the project proponent.
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