President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov has visited the stand of Transneft at the 27th OIL. GAS. PETROCHEMISTRY international specialised exhibition within the framework of the Tatarstan Oil and Gas Chemical Forum.
Robert Galiev, Director General of Transneft Kama Region, informed Mr. President about the current state and prospects of development of the oil and petroleum products pipelines system in the region, and also about the introduction of modern equipment at company’s facilities.
In particular, he noted that 2020 has been declared by the company as the Year of Industrial Safety and Control. In this regard, the main task facing Transneft Kama Region is to maintain a high level of operational reliability of the trunk pipelines system, modernise them, and introduce modern energy efficient and resource saving technologies. Only for the last three years the volume of investments into modernisation of company’s operating infrastructure located in the Republic of Tatarstan amounted to more than RUB 30 billion; in the next 5 years it is planned to reach the level of RUB 58 billion.
About 100 Russian and foreign companies take part in the Oil. Gas. Petrochemistry exhibition. This year, for the first time, the event is held at the Kazan Expo International Exhibition Center in Kazan. The Oil. Gas. Petrochemistry exhibition will close September 4, 2020.