Technical upgrading of Syzran LODS affiliated with Kuibyshev Regional Directorate completed

Date of publication: 03 May 2018 Print

Transneft Druzhba has completed technical upgrading of Syzran LODS (line operation dispatcher station) of Kuibyshev Regional Directorate of Transneft Druzhba.

During the work, the Company replaced all the process pipelines and stop valves, pipelines of automatic fire-extinguishing units, 8 unit valves with electric drives, 4 non-return valves and gate valves at oil pumping station’s (PS) inlet.

A new oil system was mounted and connected, an oil pumping station building and a storage tank line were built, three vessels for lubricant system and three more for oil storage were installed.

The facility’s leakage and drainage systems were totally renovated by installing four leakage recovery and drainage tanks, mounting two new leakage pumps (LPs), four mud-trap filters, eight new gate valves and new electric drives.

The existing building of the main line pump station was reconstructed. Four pump units with their foundations were replaced, a supply and exhaust ventilation was fully renovated, forced air heating room was reconstructed and new air conditioners were installed.

The work was underway from 2015, within the scope of Transneft Druzhba’s development and overhaul programme aimed at ensuring reliable functioning of the pumping station.

Transneft Druzhba Press Service