29 July 2022 power supply of CPC-K Kurmangazy PS and Isatai PS was restored,
which allowed getting the pipeline facilities back to normal operation.
be reminded that as a result of adverse weather conditions seven overhead power
line (OHL) poles collapsed which caused outage of the two CPC facilities -
Kurmangazy PS and Isatai PS.
is worth noting that CPC-K personnel and contractors commenced the recovery
work immediately after the incident. KEGOC emergency crews were actively
involved in the recovery operations. KEGOC provided the required number of 220
kV poles from its safety stock and ensured their prompt loading and shipment.
temporary capacity limitation caused by the outage the CPC Blend was exported
via the Tengiz PS – Astrakhan PS segment using the Atyrau PS horse power
without starting Kurmangazy PS and Isatai PS.
the CPC pipeline system operates normally, which ensures the fulfillment of
CPC Pipeline System is one of the major investment
projects with foreign capital in energy sector in the CIS. The length of the
Tengiz – Novorossiysk pipeline is 1,511 km. This route transports over two
thirds of all Kazakhstan export crude, as well as crude from Russian oil
fields, including those in 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: Federal Agency for State
Property Management represented by Transneft (trust management) – 24%, CPC
Company – 7%, KazmunayGas – 19%, Kazakhstan Pipeline Ventures LLC – 1.75%,
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. S.ar.l. – 2% and
Oryx Caspian Pipeline LLC – 1.75%.