Transneft East has completed the repairs of mainline pump units at the Neryungri Regional Oil Pipeline Directorate facilities.
During the scheduled works, specialists repaired 8 mainline pump units at oil pumping stations Nos. 15, 18, 20, 21 in Amur Region and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
This equipment was used during transportation of oil through the Eastern Siberia – Pacific Ocean oil trunk pipeline.
The pump units are designed to transport oil via the trunk pipeline; they provide the necessary pressure in the system.
The purpose of the works is to restore the resource, improve the operational reliability and energy efficiency of the equipment. Under the programme of midlife repairs of equipment at process oil pipelines of oil pumping stations and oil pipelines in the area of Transneft East’s operational activities, a total of 30 equipment pieces are to be repaired this year.