Transneft Druzhba Completes Scheduled Repairs at Three LODS

Date of publication: 09 June 2020

Transneft Druzhba has completed scheduled repairs at the Unecha and Stalnoy Kon line operation dispatcher stations (LODS) of the Bryansk Regional Directorate (RD) and the Voronezh LODS of the Michurinsk RD.  

The goal is to ensure stable operation and a high level of industrial safety of the company’s operating facilities.

Specialists replaced the station gate valve at the Unecha LODS. The works were carried out without changing the oil transportation mode. 

Stop valves were repaired at the Stalnoy Kon LODS during a scheduled 19-hour shutdown of diesel fuel transportation via the Ryazan – Tula – Orel and Section No. 42 petroleum products trunk pipelines (PPTPs).

17 defects were cut out at the process pipelines of the Voronezh LODS. The work was conducted around the clock for 60 hours during a scheduled shutdown of the petroleum products transportation via the Voronezh – Belgorod PPTP.

The measures were carried out as part of the Technical Upgrading, Revamping and Overhaul Programme of the company and were completed as planned. Petroleum products transportation was resumed on schedule and is currently carried out in accordance with the standard protocol.

Transneft Druzhba Press Service