Transneft Druzhba Completes Scheduled Repairs at Operational Facilities

Date of publication: 06 March 2019 Print

Transneft Druzhba has carried out scheduled activities at the Kuibyshev – Bryansk petroleum products trunk pipeline (PPTP) and Unecha line operation dispatcher station (LODS). The repairs were conducted round the clock and took 72 hours to complete. They were carried out in the area of responsibility of the Company’s Bryansk branch.

Specialists of Transneft Druzhba performed midlife repairs of four gate valves at the Stalnoy Kon – Bryansk PPTP’s section, repaired three stop valves at a PIG trap and replaced a valve at Unecha LODS.

Three defects were cut out of the pipeline.

The scheduled repairs were implemented under the Company’s technical upgrading, revamping and overhaul programme to maintain the pipeline transportation facilities’ high level of reliability.

Petroleum products pumping was resumed in accordance with the schedule and is currently conducted in standard mode.