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CPC granted medical equipment to the regional children’s hospital named after N. Silisheva

On 1 November 2016, there was an official ceremony of transfer of medical equipment purchased by CPC-R to the regional children’s hospital named after N. Silisheva in Astrakhan.
The ceremony was attended by A. Zhilkin, Astrakhan Oblast Governor, N. Gorban, CPC General Director, M. Grishankov, Deputy General Director, RF Government Relations, R. Kharisov, Deputy Chairman of the Astrakhan Oblast Government, Ministry of Industry, Transport and Natural Resources, P. Dzuvalyakov, Health Minister, and management of the regional children’s hospital named after N. Silicheva.
Up-to-date equipment purchased by CPC includes ultrasonic diagnostic equipment, immunoenzymometric analyzer for lab in-vitro diagnostics, intensive care and anaesthetic monitor, 24-hour holter monitor and 12-channel electrocardiograph with manual and automatic ECG monitoring. All hospital units received UV chambers for sterile medical appliances and UV air irradiators and recirculates. In addition, CPC equipped the rooms of ear, nose, throat and eye doctors and bought a dental treatment unit. The total value of granted equipment reached RUR20million.
“CPC as a socially responsible company is facilitating the development of the regions of its presence”, said Nikolay Gorban, “We construct nursery schools, supply equipment to medical institutions and this year we are going to buy a modern tomographic scanner for a children’s hospital. Further we will have a lot of social projects, where we will participate. Hopefully the medical equipment that we are handing over today will serve you for a long time and do good for little patients and their parents.”
In his turn, Alexander Zhilin thanked CPC represented by its CEO for long-term participation in the region’s social life and expressed his hope that the cooperation between Astrakhan Oblast and CPC would only expand.
Over the period of CPC cooperation with Astrakhan Oblast it has implemented social projects for more than RUR 0.5 billion.
CPC pipeline system is one of the largest investment projects in the energy industry with participation of foreign capital on the CIS territory. The length of the pipeline connecting the oil fields in Western Kazakhstan with the Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk is 1,511 km. CPC Marine Terminal is equipped with single point moorings which allow for safe tanker lifting at a considerable distance from the shore, also when the weather conditions are unfavorable.
The Expansion Project includes rehabilitation of 5 existing and construction of 10 additional pump stations (2 in the Republic of Kazakhstan and 8 in the Russian Federation), six new storage tanks (100,000 cu.m each) in addition to the existing four near Novorossiysk and a third SPM at the CPC Marine Terminal, and also the replacement of an 88 km pipeline section in Kazakhstan with a larger diameter pipe. The total amount of the Project investments will be US$ 5.4 billion.
CPC Shareholders: Russian Federation (represented by Transneft – 24% and CPC Company – 7 %) – 31%; Republic of Kazakhstan (represented by KazMunayGaz – 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%.