CPC guarantees efficient and environmentally safe movement of crude oil

The Project is designed to increase the trunk pipeline capacity

Townhall Meeting in CPC Central Region

On 12 January 2023, General Director Nikolay Gorban met with the Consortium’s Central Region team in CPC Office in Astrakhan.

The participants of the meeting discussed the Region’s performance indicators in 2022 and plans for 2023. Further enhancement of the Safety Culture level was one of the key topics. Some results of introduction of the new corporate Safety Culture Leadership standard aimed at prevention of accident and incidents at the operation facilities and provision of accident-free operation of CPC pipeline system in February 2022 were summed up.

General Director particularly noted the coordinated actions of the Region's maintenance service and participants of the Debottlenecking Program during all construction operations at the brown field facilities.

From 2018 to 202, the Central Region’s team and Contractors’ representatives worked over 3 mln man-hours without lost-time injuries. The mileage of large vehicles and cars during the same period without MVAs reached almost 1.4 million kilometers.


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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%.​