The forth and final issue of Caspian Pipeline Consortium's corporate magazine in 2019 opens with a New Year's greeting from CPC General Director N. Gorban to the consortium staff. The past year was notable for solid business performance; in particular, as of December more than 6,000 tankers were lifted at the CPC Marine Terminal, taking almost 650 million tons of crude oil into their tanks.
Continuing the coverage of the DBNP progress, the magazine tells about one of its most complicated facilities - new Oil Quality and Quantity Measurement System (OQQMS) units at the Marine Terminal Shore Facilities. The same section covers the construction of new administrative building No. 3, which will significantly change the familiar look of the CPC Marine Terminal and create the best working conditions for the staff.
The magazine responded with a big article to the Transneft milestone date - the 10th anniversary of ESPO-1 commissioning. Many CPC managers and specialists came to the consortium with the experience gained at the construction of the East Siberia-Pacific Ocean pipeline system. They share their memories of that large-scale construction project on the pages of the magazine.
Traditionally, security and safety issues are in the focus of the issue. This time the publications are about the innovations in CPC Security operations and the International Safety Day in Kalmykia, which was attended by 450 CPC employees and contractors.
The “Thanks to CPC” section contains an article about CPC support of medical institutions in Astrakhan Oblast. Thanks to the purchased high-tech equipment hundreds of lives have been saved.
This section further provides the coverage of the final round of the “CPC to Talented Children” contest. More than 10,000 talented children living in the regions of CPC presence took part in this contest. The best of the best performed at a gala concert in Moscow.
The New Year issue also features the works of the winners of the literary competition among CPC employees for the best story for "CPC Panorama" and the corporate children's drawing competition.
The magazine commonly highlights the company's activities, professional achievements of CPC employees, their interests and artwork.
That is not the whole content of the December issue. The full electronic version of the magazine is available on the Caspian Pipeline Consortium website www.cpc.ru
CPC Pipeline System is one of the major investment projects in energy sector with participation of foreign capital in the CIS. The length of the Tengiz–Novorossiysk Pipeline is 1,511 km; it transports over two thirds of all Kazakhstan export crude, as well as crude from Russian oil fields, including the Caspian Region. CPC Marine Terminal is equipped with three Single Point Moorings (SPM) that allow to load tankers safely at a significant distance offshore, also amid poor weather conditions.
CPC Shareholders: CPC Shareholders are Russian Federation (represented by Transneft – 24% and CPC Company – 7 %) – 31%; Republic of Kazakhstan (represented by KazMunayGas – 19% and Kazakhstan Pipeline Ventures LLC - 1,75%) – 20,75%; Chevron Caspian Pipeline Consortium Company - 15%, LUKARCO B.V. - 12,5%, Mobil Caspian Pipeline Company - 7,5%, Rosneft-Shell Caspian Ventures Limited - 7,5%, BG Overseas Holding Limited - 2%, Eni International N.A. N.V. – 2% и Oryx Caspian Pipeline LLC – 1.75%.