Transneft Druzhba Completes Scheduled Repairs at Kuibyshev – Bryansk Petroleum Products Trunk Pipeline

Date of publication: 27 August 2019 Print

Transneft Druzhba has completed scheduled repairs at the Kuibyshev – Bryansk petroleum products trunk pipeline (PPTP). The works were conducted at the Syzran – Nikolskoye process section in the area of responsibility of the Penza Region’s branch office during 72 hours.

During a scheduled shutdown of petroleum products transportation, specialists of the Company repaired stop valves at the Penza-2 line operation dispatcher station (LODS), as well as at the PPTP.

A backup check valve was cut out at the Sosedka LODS.

Defects were cut out of the pressure manifold at the Nikulino LODS. 

All the works were completed as part of Transneft Druzhba’s technical upgrading, revamping and overhaul (TUR&OH) programme. The goal was to ensure uninterrupted and emergency-free operation of the pipeline transportation facilities.

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