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 Press Releases 2019

6,000th Tanker Loaded at CPC Marine Terminal

On November 20, 2019, CPC Marine Terminal in Yuzhnaya Ozereevka loaded the 6,000th marine tanker since the Consortium started to operate.

CPC-K and Aktau Machine Building Plant signed supply agreement

On November 19, 2019, in Nur-Sultan (Republic of Kazakhstan), Kairgeldy Kabyldin, CPC-K Deputy Director General for Relations with the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Amangeldy Tynshimov, Director of Aktau Machine Building Plant (AMZ), signed a contract for the supply of equipment for the CPC-K facilities.

CPC and Flowserve Signed a Contract for Supply of Mainline Pumps and Rotors

On November 15, 2019, a contract for supply of mainline pump units and rotors was signed by and between Caspian Pipeline Consortium and Flowserve in the CPC Moscow Office.

On the Way to Zero Injuries

In September 2019, CPC personnel and its contractors achieved the milestone of 10 million hours worked without recordable injuries and incidents.

CPC supplies the newest equipment to Novorossiysk City Theater

7 November 2019 Caspian Pipeline Consortium donated the latest video projection and audio amplification equipment to Novorossiysk City Theater.

October Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In October 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 5 490 387 gross tons (43 460 564 barrels) of crude oil, 53 tankers were handled. October lifting schedule was completed in full.

CPC Marine Terminal Shore Conducts Special Tactical Drill

On October 29, 2019, a special tactical oil spill prevention and response drill was conducted at the CPC-R Marine Terminal Shore Facilities.

CPC to Talented Children Festival Came to a Close in Moscow

On October 29, 2019, the gala-concert of the CPC to Talented Children Festival was held in the KVN Planet Center, Moscow.

Fire Tactical Drills at CPC MT

On October 25, 2019 at CPC Marine Terminal (MT) near Novorossiysk the fire tactical drills were held with CPC personnel, the Consortium contractors’ representatives and MES of Russia employees involvement.

CPC Takes Part in Improvement of Medical Aid Quality for Astrakhan Region Children

On 23 October 2019, the Regional Children Clinical Hospital named after N.N. Silischev hosted a ceremony of the latest medical equipment handover.

Large scope completed at CPC sites during scheduled shutdown of oil pipeline

Every year, Caspian Pipeline Consortium makes several scheduled shutdowns of the oil pipeline to do maintenance, repair and tie-in activities that are impossible to be done on an operating pipeline.

Novorossiysk Administration Representatives inspected the CPC Marine Terminal

On 9 October 2019, representatives of the Novorossiysk City Administration, deputies of the State and City Dumas, as well as journalists of Novorossiysk and Krasnodar Krai mass media visited the Caspian Pipeline Consortium facilities

The second stage of “CPC for talented children festival ended in Kazakhstan

A young talent competition gala concert a took place in Atyrau on October 3, 2019

Meetings of CPC Governing Bodies

A meeting of the CPC-R Board of Directors and an extraordinary general meeting of the CPC-K Shareholders were held on 1-2 October 2019 in Bucharest

September Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In September 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 4,949,435 gross tons (39,182,139 barrels) of crude oil, 47 tankers were handled

Regional Stage of the CPC to Talented Children 2019 Festival Completed in Novorossiysk

A gala concert and an awarding ceremony of the second (regional) stage of the CPC to Talented Children 2019 festival was held on 30 September in the Novorossiysk City Theater

Isatay PS and Kurmangazy PS - new names for CPC pipeline stations

Two pump stations located in the Republic of Kazakhstan will be renamed on 01 October 2019

Regional Stage of the CPC to Gifted Children Festival-2019 Completed in Krasnodar

On September 23, in the G.F. Ponomarenko Philharmonic Hall in Krasnodar a gala concert and an awarding ceremony of the second (regional) stage of the "CPC to Gifted Children Festival-2019” was held

CPC Safety Day was held in Kalmykia

The 8th Safety Day of Caspian Pipeline Consortium was held in the Republic of Kalmykia on September 17-18, 2019.

Comprehensive drills of CPC-R and MChS Regional Subdivisions in Stavropol Krai

Comprehensive joint drill (CJD) of Caspian Pipeline Consortium Western Region and Stavropol Krai Division of Russia MChs was conducted on September 12, 2019 in Trunovsky District of Stavropol Krai.

Annual CPC Telecom Group Drill

On 05-06 September 2019, the CPC Marine Terminal hosted CPC-R/K Telecom Group practical drill for recovery of the backbone cable of the CPC fiber optical communication line (FOCL).

Meeting On Oil and Gas Industry Development in Kazakhstan

A Republican meeting on oil and gas industry development was held in Kazakhstani city of Atyrau on September 05, 2019.

CPC Built a New School in Atyrau Oblast

A new building of Chokan Valikhanov school was opened in the village of Zhastalap, Atyrau Oblast, on September 04, 2019.

First Stage of Competition “CPC to Talented Children” Ended in Kazakhstan

The first stage of competition “Jas-tolqyn” under the CPC international program “CPC to Talented Children” has ended in Kazakhstan.

Medical and Social Institutions in Astrakhan Received New Equipment

Equipment was handed over to the city medical and social institutions in Astrakhan on September 03, 2019.

August Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In August 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 5,315,979 gross tons (42,068,662 barrels) of crude oil, 50 tankers were handled.

CPC to Kalmykia First-Graders

More than 2.2 thousand first-graders in the Republic of Kalmykia, on the eve of the Knowledge Day, received CPC gifts - school bags full of schooling paraphernalia.

School Buses for Children of Novorossiysk Rural Areas

On 29 August 2019, the ceremony of transfer of special school buses for Novorossiysk rural areas took place in Abrau-Durso.

23 Schools in Kuban Received Equipment for Medical Rooms

On 29 August 2019, in the farmstead of Schkolny in Krasnodar Krai there was a transfer of equipment for school medical rooms in secondary school No. 59.

CPC to First-Graders of Kuban

More than 4,4 thousand first-graders of Kuban received school backpacks as a present from CPC on the eve of the Knowledge Day.

CPC and RF EMERCOM Kalmykia Office Conducted Joint Comprehensive Drills

On 28 August 2019, CPC-R and EMERCOM Kalmykia Office conducted joint comprehensive emergency response drills in Iki-Burulsky district of the Republic of Kalmykia.

1.4 Thousand Stavropol Krai First Grade Schoolchildren Received Gifts From CPC

During the period of August 19-22, 2019, in six districts of Stavropol Krai, within the framework of the traditional charity program “CPC to First-Grade Schoolchildren”, the Caspian Pipeline Consortium employees participated in a ceremony to hand over schoolbags with a complete set of school accessories to schoolchildren.

August CPC Panorama Corporate Magazine Issued

The main topic of the August issue of CPC Panorama is the launch of a Debottlenecking Program (DBN) by Caspian Pipeline Consortium.

CPC transferred a drone to monitor the saiga in Kazakhstan

The presentation of the flying vehicle was made in Kabanbay, Akmolinsk Oblast

A new Agreement for Social and Economic Cooperation was signed between CPC and Astrakhan Oblast

On August 8, 2019, CPC General Director Nikolai Gorban and Igor Babushkin, Alternate Governor of Astrakhan Oblast, signed an Agreement between the Consortium and Region’s Administration for social and economic cooperation

CPC Contribution to Elista Transportation Infrastructure

A ceremony to hand over 11 PAZ buses for transportation services to the community was held in Elista on August 07, 2019.

July Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In July 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 5,699,630 gross tons (45,089,993 barrels) of crude oil, 54 tankers were handled, which is 2 tankers more than during the previous month.

CPC Management Team visited CPC Marine Terminal

On 11 July 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited the CPC Marine Terminal nearby Novorossiysk.

CPC Management Team visited CPC Central and Western Regions

On 10 July 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited the facilities of CPC Central and Western Regions in Astrakhan Oblast, Republic of Kalmykia and Stavropol Krai.

CPC Management Team visited CPC Eastern Region

On 9 July 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited the CPC facilities in Kazakhstan.

Meeting between CPC Management and Astrakhan Oblast Administration

July 8, 2019 was the date of a working meeting between Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director and Igor Babushkin, Acting Astrakhan Region Governor.

CPC Central Region staff move to new office in Astrakhan

July 8, 2019, Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director and Igor Babushkin, Acting Astrakhan Region Governor inaugurated the new Caspian Pipeline Consortium office in Astrakhan.

June Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In June 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 5,671,579 gross tons (44,943,540 barrels) of crude oil, 52 tankers were handled. June lifting schedule was completed in full.

Media statements by CPC General Director

On 3 July 2019, Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director, answered some questions asked by Russian and international media correspondents about CPC’s performance results in 2018 and prospects for 2019, as well as a number of other questions related to the Company's current activities.

CPC and Siemens Signed a Contract for Gas Turbine Maintenance and Spares Supply

A contract for gas turbine maintenance and spares supply between CPC and Siemens was signed in CPC Moscow Office on July 03, 2019.

CPC Transferred New Ambulances to Kuban Health Care Institutions

On June 17, 2019, in Krasnodar, Mikhail Grishankov, Deputy General Director, RF Government Relations, CPC, and Anna Minkova, Krasnodar Krai Vice Governor, officially transferred the ambulances to Krasnodar Krai municipalities

CPC and KazTransOil Working Meeting

A meeting of CPC and KazTransOil Officers was held on June 12, 2019, in Nur-Sultan, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Meeting of CPC and KMG Heads

A meeting between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Daniyar Berlibayev, Deputy Chairman of the Board, Oil Transportation and International Projects, National Company “KazMunayGas”, was held on June 12, 2019, in Nur-Sultan, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

CPC Head’s Meeting with RK Energy Minister

A meeting between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Kanat Bozumbayev, Minister of Energy, Republic of Kazakhstan, was held on June 12, 2019

SPIEF 2019: Trilateral meeting between Transneft, CPC and Chevron Corporation

A trilateral meeting was held between leadership representatives of Transneft, CPC-R and Chevron Corporation at the Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 7, 2019.

CPC Management Meeting with Siemens AG Conglomerate Representatives

A meeting between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and German Conglomerate Siemens AG representatives headed by Executive Director Joe Kaeser, was held on June 7, 2019, at the Petersburg International Economic Forum (PIEF-2019).

Meeting of CPC General Director and Lukoil President

On June 7, 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban met with Lukoil President Vagit Alekperov at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Meeting of CPC and Chevron Corporation Officers

A working meeting of Caspian Pipeline Consortium and Chevron Corporation Officers took place on June 6, 2019.

CPC and Sberbank-AST sign a cooperation agreement

On 6 June 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Sberbank-AST General Director Nikolay Andreev signed a cooperation agreement on the sidelines of the Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum.

May Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In May 2019, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) lifted 4,523,915 gross tons (35,846,513 barrels) of crude oil, 42 tankers were handled.

Caspian Pipeline Consortium presented sporting equipment for the Nadezhda children’s center in Novorossiysk

27 May 2019 Mikhail Grishankov, Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R Deputy General Director, RF Government Relations, Sergey Altukhov, Deputy Chairman of Krasnodar Krai Legislative Assembly and Igor Dyachenko, Mayor of Novorossiysk, inaugurated the new building of Nadezhda Children’s recreation and educational sports center.

Results of Let’s Save Our Environment Project in Astrakhan Oblast

On May 24, 2019, the results of the traditional environmental/educational project “Let’s Save Our Environment” were summed up in Astrakhan Oblast

Annual Meeting of CPC Corporate Governance Bodies

Traditionally, Meeting of the Governance Bodies opened with the report by General Director on operating results of the Consortium, as well as on the HSE performance.

Comprehensive Drill At CPC Marine Terminal

The comprehensive emergency response drill at the CPC Marine Terminal sea waters took place in Novorossiysk on 21 May 2019

CPC built children clinic in Izobilny, Stavropol Krai

On 16 May 2019 Mikhail Grishankov, Deputy General Director of CPC and Vladimir Vladimirov, Governor of the Stavropol Krai, opened new building of children clinic at the district hospital territory in Izobilny.

CPC and Republic of Kalmykia officials discussed the status of charity projects implementation

A task meeting between Mikhail Grishankov, CPC Deputy General Director, and Batu Khasikov, Acting Head of Republic of Kalmykia was held in Kalmykia Government House on May 16, 2019.

CPC Marine Terminal Tabletop Drills

The emergency response tabletop drills took place in Novorossiysk at the CPC Marine Terminal sea waters on 15 May 2019.

April Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In April 2019, CPC Marine Terminal loaded 4,130,105 gross tons (32,753,965 barrels) of crude.

Results of the CPC to Gifted Children Festival in Astrakhan Oblast

Round Two of the 2019 CPC to Gifted Children is continuing.

“CPC for Talented Children Festival, 2019” second round finalized in Kalmykia

24 April 2019 Elista Youth Center hosted a gala concert and award ceremony for winners and runners-up in the regional round of the CPC for Talented Children Festival 2019.

CPC receives Grand Prix of “Health and Safety- -2018” Contest

During the current All-Russian Health and Safety Week in Sochi the results of All-Russian contest "Health and Safety-2018” for the best solution in providing safe working conditions were announced on April 24, 2019.

CPC Participation in All-Russia Safety Week

Caspian Pipeline Consortium is among the participants of the V All-Russia Safety Week held in Sochi on April 22-26.

CPC is preparing its industrial facilities for sustainable operation during a fire-hazard period

Since mid-March, scheduled to continue till the end of April, preventive activities have been in progress at Caspian Pipeline Consortium's industrial sites to prepare for sustainable operation during the spring and summer fire hazard period.

CPC Expansion Project Video Won in AKMP All-Russia Contest “Best Corporate Media”

The results of the XVI Annual All-Russia Contest in the sphere of corporate media conducted by AKMP (Association of Directors for Communications and Corporate Media of Russia) were summarized in Moscow on April 10, 2019.

Important social projects were discussed at the meeting of Kairgeldy Kabyldin, CPC-K Deputy General Director, RK Government Relations

Kairgeldy Kabyldin,CPC-K Deputy General Director, RK Government Relations, had a meeting with journalists, industry professionals and public organizations of Atyrau Region on April 10th during the Atyrau Oil&Gas International Exhibition.

2019 CPC to Gifted Children Festival Round Two Starts

CPC to Gifted Children 2019 Round Two opens April 8, 2019.

Kalmykia Doctors Received from CPC the Newest Mobile Mammographer

On April 4, 2019, in the City of Elista, Mikhail Grishankov, CPC Deputy General Director, RF Government Relations, and Batu Khasikov, Acting Head of the Republic of Kalmykia, have transferred the newest mobile digital mammographer to the city polyclinic.

Crude oil lifting at CPC Marin Terminal in March

In March 2019 CPC lifted 5,671,289 tons (44,887,736 barrels) of crude oil at Marine Terminal (MT).

Meeting of the CPC and Kalmykia Heads

On March 28, 2019, there was a meeting between Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, and Batu Khasikov, Acting Head of the Republic of Kalmykia.

CPC delivered medical equipment to Astrakhan Region institutions

On March 28, 2019, in Astrakhan, Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director, and Sergey Morozov, Acting Astrakhan Region Governor, delivered advanced medical equipment to medical institutions in the region.

Meeting between CPC Management and Astrakhan Region Administration

A working meeting between Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director, and Sergey Morozov, Interim Acting Governor of Astrakhan Region took place on March 28, 2019.

CPC Head’s Business Trip to Central Region Facilities

On March 27, 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban made a business trip to the Caspian Pipeline Consortium’s Central Region operation facilities located in Astrakhan Oblast and the Republic of Kalmykia.

Stage 1 of the CPC to Talented Children 2019 festival is over

At the end of March 2019 the jury summarized the results of Stage 1 of the CPC to Talented Children festival.

CPC Prepares its Operation Facilities to Spring Flood Season

In early March, 2019, Caspian Pipeline Consortium has proceeded to preparation of its operation facilities to the spring flood season.

CPC accepted the 10-millionth ton of oil from LUKOIL

The 10-millionth ton of oil shipped by LUKOIL was accepted in the Republic of Kalmykia at the Komsomolskaya PS CTMs at 13:00 on March 10, 2019.

February Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In February 2019, CPC- Marine Terminal loaded 4,892,922 gross tons (38,776,451 barrels) of crude oil. In February, 46 tankers left the Single Point Moorings.

CPC delivered state-of-the-art equipment to Novorossiysk healthcare facilities

On February 28, 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Novorossiysk First Deputy Mayor Svetlana Kalinina delivered state-of-the-art medical equipment to City Hospital No 1 and Polyclinic Hospital No 2.

Comprehensive Drill at CPC Marine Terminal

On February 27, 2019, unscheduled comprehensive drill was conducted in Novorossiysk for CPC Marine Terminal-based emergency response teams.

CPC Participation in Sochi-2019 Russian Investment Forum

A two-day Russian Investment Forum-2019 opened in Sochi on February 14, 2019.

CPC delivered state-of-the-art medical equipment to health care facilities in Stavropol Region

On 7 February 2019, Mikhail Grishankov, CPC Deputy General Director, Russian Government Relations, Igor Babushkin, Deputy Envoy of the Russian President in the Northern Caucasus Federal Territory, Mikhail Murashko, Head of the Federal Service for Surveillance in Healthcare, Vladimir Vladimirov, Stavropol Region Governor, and Victor Mazharov, Stavropol Region Health Care Minister, attended a formal ceremony to deliver 18 ambulances to health care institutions in the Stavropol Region.

January Crude Lifting from CPC Marine Terminal

In January 2019, the CPC Marine Terminal (MT) loaded 5,612,196 gross tons (44,526,503 barrels) of crude oil, which is 763,904 tons (almost 16%) more than over the same period last year.

In 2019 the CPC to Talented Children festival will celebrate its anniversary

2019 will see 20th anniversary of the CPC to Talented Children festival.

CPC Handed Over Medical Equipment to Five Hospitals in Kuban

A ceremony of transfer of high-tech medical equipment to five district hospitals in Krasnodar Krai took place in the Korenovsky central district hospital on 1 February 2019.

CPC Top Managers Visited PS-7 in Krasnodar Krai

On 31 January 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited PS-7 located nearby the village of Staromyshastovskaya in Krasnodar Krai.

CPC Top Managers Visited PS-8 in Krasnodar Krai

On 30 January 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited PS-8 located in Krymsky district in Krasnodar Krai.

CPC Management Visit to Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk

On January 29, 2019, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, First Deputy General Director Kenneth Yoss and General Manager, Field Operations, Vladimir Shmakov visited the CPC Marine Terminal in Yuzhnaya Ozereevka near Novorossiysk.

Kindergarten for 290 Children Opens in Akkistau, Atyrau Oblast

Kindergarten for 290 children was opened in Akkistau, Atyrau Oblast.

CPC Management visited PS-2 in Kalmykia

On January 17, 2019, Caspian Pipeline Consortium management team comprising Kenneth Yoss, First Deputy General Director, Operations, Alibek Zhilbayev, Consultant, General Business, and Vladimir Shmakov, General Manager, Operations, visited PS-2 – the most remote CPC facility located in Chernozemelsky District of Kalmykia Republic, at KP-845 of Tengiz-Novorossiysk pipeline.

CPC handed over state-of-the-art computerized tomography scanner

On January 17, 2019, in Elista, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Head of Kalmykia Republic Alexey Orlov handed over state-of-the-art 32 slice CT scanner to the municipal polyclinic.

CPC’s present to Kalmykia elementary school children

On January 17, 2019, there was a ceremony of opening an elementary school building of Secondary school No.2 of Artezian rural village, Chernozemelskiy District of Kalmykia Republic.

CPC purchased specialized vehicles for the village of Glebovka

On January 11, 2019, during a ceremony Deputy General Director Mikhail Grishankov and Mayor of Novorossiysk Igor Dyachenko handed over specialized vehicles to Glebovka Rural District, part of the municipality of Novorossiysk City-Hero.

In 2018, CPC set a new annual loading record at the Marine Terminal: 61,084,031 Tonnes

In 2018, the CPC Marine Terminal loaded 61,084,031 gross tons of crude oil, 5,976,056 tons up on its 2017 results, setting a new annual loading record for the CPC oil port.