On Monday, January 20 of the current year the symbolic time – capsule with a message for future generations, symbolizing the starting pier concreting works, was laid into LNG terminal pier pile. Primarily the concreting works of constructions of service platform will be executed. It has been planned to use approximately 36 cubic metres of concrete during the first construction stage. As soon as the necessary concrete strength is reached the next pile construction concreting stage will start. Totally nearly 6500 cubic metres of concrete and nearly 950 tons of concrete reinforcement will be required for the construction of the pier 450 metres in length. The pier construction works are performed by the Latvian company BMGS. The pier construction works shall be completed by October 1 of the current year.