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May 24, 2021 00:00

Flushing of pipeline system and cleaning of storage tank farm at G-site of the Oil Refinery was performed for shipment of diesel fuel Euro, summer, ecological class K-5.

Heretofore summer diesel fuel was shipped in rail tank cars using loading racks of V-site, feed and product shop. Due to the increase of product output the required capacity was found at G-site of feed and product shop.

Recently R-69/72 storage tank farm of G-site contained middle distillate of sulfurous gas condensate with sulphur content of 500–1000 mg/kg. After a decision had been made to repurpose storage tanks for diesel fuel Euro, summer, ecological class K-5, workers started flushing pipeline system and cleaning storage tank farm of oil product with high sulphur content. So, presently diesel fuel Euro, summer, ecological class K-5 meeting requirements of GOST 32511–2013 for sulphur content is piped from GO-2 and L-16-1 units of shop No. 9 to four storage tanks of G-site.


According to results of laboratory tests of minimum oil product residue in tanks, the sulphur content has reached the requirement set by GOST 32511–2013. Thus, the Company is prepared for shipment of diesel fuel Euro, summer, ecological class K-5 to consumers in rail tank cars using on-spot loading rack for dark oil products located at G-site, feed and product shop, the Oil Refinery.

For reference:

Gazprom neftekhim Salavat is one of the largest oil refining and petrochemical complexes in Russia. The Complex was founded in 1948.

The Company is integrated into the Gazprom system. It has the basic advantage: consolidating on a single site a full cycle of crude hydrocarbons processing, petrochemistry and mineral fertilizers production. The Company comprises the Oil Refinery, Gas & Chemical Plant and the Monomer Plant.

Gazprom neftekhim Salavat produces more than 150 items, over 50% of which are bulk products including motor gasoline, diesel fuel, fuel oil, styrene, polystyrene, low density polyethylene, high density polyethylene, DOP plasticizer, butyl alcohols, sulphur, ammonia, urea, acrylic acid, butyl acrylate etc.

The products are shipped to all federal subjects of the country. Export supplies of oil products are mainly directed to European and CIS countries. Petro- and gas chemicals are exported to over 30 CIS and non-CIS countries and the largest volumes are shipped to Kazakhstan, Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Finland etc.

High quality of Gazprom neftekhim Salavat output is confirmed by certificates of conformity to ISO 9001 and 14001, the international standards of quality and environmental safety.


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