Gas grid

Advice and instructions

Swedegas offers advice and instructions free of charge in conjunction with work carried out close to our gas pipeline. Ploughing, harrowing and other work in the soil cover above the pipeline is not permitted to go deeper than 0.6 metres.

Swedegas also provides planners with maps with our pipeline clearly marked. If you are interested, please send an e-mail to


Examples of pipeline safety margins

• 1 metre to fences and posts
• 5 metres to trees and large bushes
• 25 metres to buildings
• 12 metres to the paved surface of a
  public road or other road with heavy
  traffic that runs parallel to the
• 15 metres to the centre of a railway
• 50 metres to an industrial activity
  that represents a fire or explosion