Transneft Upper Volga Completes Technical Upgrading of Pipeline Telemetry at Surgut – Polotsk Oil Pipeline Section

Date of publication: 07 November 2019

Transneft Upper Volga has completed technical upgrading of pipeline telemetry of the Lazarevo – Gorky section at the Surgut – Polotsk petroleum products trunk pipeline on the territories of Nizhny Novgorod Region, the Chuvash Republic and the Republic of Mari El.

The operations were performed in accordance with the Integrated Technical Upgrading, Revamping and Overhaul Programme for Transneft facilities.

During the implementation of the technical measures, installation and commissioning of 12 new pipeline telemetry cabinets were carried out. The cabinets were manufactured by Transneft Upper Volga’s Centre for Industrial Automation as part of the import substitution programme. The new high-quality equipment has improved resource and operational characteristics, which provide for additional control and management of oil transportation through the Surgut – Polotsk petroleum products trunk pipeline.

After the commissioning works, the pipeline telemetry cabinets were put into operation.

Transneft Upper Volga Press Service