Flags is a 450km-long shallow water pipeline project operated by Shell. This gas pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 36 inches, starts at North Sea (the UK) and ends in Scotland (the UK).
The Flags project started operations in 1982 and is owned by Exxon Mobil and Shell.
The Flags project is associated with the 106km Knarr Gas and 23km Tampen Link.
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