Transneft Druzhba Completes Scheduled Works at Trunk Pipelines

Date of publication: 31 October 2019

Transneft Druzhba has completed scheduled repairs at the Kuybyshev – Unecha-2 oil trunk pipeline (OTP) and the Section No. 42 petroleum products trunk pipeline (PPTP). The work was carried out around the clock for 72 hours in the area of responsibility of the Michurinsk and Bryansk Regional Directorates.

During an oil and petroleum products transportation shutdown, the Company's specialists connected mainline pump unit No. 3 at the Desna oil pumping station (OPS).

Three gate valves were repaired at the Nikolskoye line operation dispatcher station (LODS).

The underwater passage through the Snezhet River in Karachevsky District of Bryansk Region was connected.

The works were performed as part of the technical upgrading, revamping, and overhaul (TUR&OH) programme. The goal is to modernise and improve the reliability of pipeline system facilities.

Oil and petroleum products pumping was resumed in accordance with the schedule and is currently conducted under the standard protocol.

Transneft Druzhba Press Service