On 20 July, at Neftekhimik stadium in the city of Kstovo of Nizhny Novgorod Region, Transneft Upper Volga organized competitions among its branches for the title “The Best Volunteer Fire Brigade Crew”.
The competitions among volunteer fire brigades are organized each year in order to increase the professional level of preparedness of the participants of the competitions to fire prevention and fire extinguishing.
This year five teams participated in the competition: Gorky, Ryazan, Mari El Regional Oil Pipeline Directorates, Transneftemash Factory of Velikiye Luki and Volodarsk Regional Petroleum Products Pipeline Directorate, a new business unit.
Apart from theoretical knowledge, the participants demonstrated their skills in obstacle course, combat deployment with a fire-fighting vehicle and fire-fighting relay.
Based on the results of the competitions for the title “The Best Volunteer Fire Brigade Crew”, places were distributed among the teams as follows:
- the 1st place – Gorky RPD;
- the 2nd place – Transneftemash Factory of Velikiye Luki;
- the 3rd place – Ryazan RPD;
- the 4th place – Volodarsk RPPD;
- the 5th place – Mari El RPD.
The final stage of the competitions for the title “The Best Volunteer Fire Brigade Crew” among the entities of Transneft system will be organized in Syktyvkar.