Transneft East Completes Scheduled Repairs of Electric Motor at PS-21 in Amur Region

Date of publication: 17 June 2020

Transneft East has completed the scheduled overhaul of the electric motor of a mainline pump unit at oil pumping station No. 21 in Skovorodino in Amur Region.

The works were performed since April 2020 as part of the company’s overhaul of facilities and equipment programme. The goal is to enhance the reliability of operating facilities.

The electric motor with a capacity of 3,150 kW is part of the process equipment involved in oil transportation through the Skovorodino – Mohe oil trunk pipeline.

The defects were cut out, the parts worn out during the period of operation were replaced, the lacquer coating was restored. The main characteristics of the equipment were brought to the passport values. After the electric motor repairs, the pump unit at the facility passed acceptance testing and was put into operation. Oil transportation was not shut down to perform the works.

Transneft East Press Service