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 Press Releases 2022

  • August 03 2022CPC Press Service Communication

    In view of the repairs at Tengiz field in the Republic of Kazakhstan, crude oil from the field is being received in a reduced mode at the CPC pipeline system head section (Tengiz PS).Also due to the suspension of oil production at Kashagan field, the oil volumes received in CPC pipeline system have been reduced.

CPC Press Service Communication

In view of the repairs at Tengiz field in the Republic of Kazakhstan, crude oil from the field is being received in a reduced mode at the CPC pipeline system head section (Tengiz PS).Also due to the suspension of oil production at Kashagan field, the oil volumes received in CPC pipeline system have been reduced.

CPC-K Power Supply Restored

On 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.

Process Disruption Notice

This is to inform you that adverse weather conditions in the Atyrau Region of the Republic of Kazakhstan (rain, thunderstorm, hurricane wind) and collapse of several 220KV overhead power transmission line poles caused power supply shutdown of the CPC-K facilities in the Republic: Kurmangazy PS and Isatai PS.

Second Meeting of the Safe Work Culture Committee

On 25 July 2022 at the CPC Moscow Office, General Director of the Consortium Nikolay Gorban chaired the second meeting of the corporate managing Safe Work Culture Committee. The meeting was attended by the CPC heads of departments, teams and services, regional managers (by video conference), representatives of contractors.

CPC Management Make a Working Trip to the Mountainous Segment of the Oil Pipeline and Marine Terminal

On 18 July 2022, a group of CPC operation and construction projects execution specialists headed by CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban made a working trip to the mountainous segment of the oil pipeline and CPC Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk. The General Director inspected the MT Tank Farm and Shore Facilities, held a meeting with the MT management on various issues of MT operation and Debottlenecking Program (DBN) of the CPC oil pipeline system.

CPC Management Inspected three of the Consortium's Pump Stations Located in the Astrakhan Region and Republic of Kalmykia

On July 15, 2022, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and the Consortium's operations and construction projects specialists visited А-PS-5А in the Astrakhan Oblast, PS Komsomolskaya and PS-2 in the Republic of Kalmykia. Unscheduled audits of CPC/contractor personnel readiness for emergency response were delivered.

CPC Management Inspect Western Region Pump Stations

On 17 July 2022, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and operation specialists visited the Western Region pump stations

CPC Management visits facility sites in the Republic of Kalmykia and the Stavropol Region

On July 16, 2022, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and representatives of the Operations and Construction Projects Execution Departments visited PS-3 in the Republic of Kalmykia and PS-4 and PS-5 in the Stavropol Krai

CPC Management Visit A-PS-4A and Astrakhanskaya PS

On 14 July 2022, in the course of a working trip to the industrial facilities of the CPC Central Region, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban, senior managers and specialists for operation and execution of construction projects visited the pump stations – А-PS-4А and Astrakhanskaya PS.

Environmental Educational Project – Protect Nature of Our Native Land Was Launched in Krasnodar Krai

On July 13, 2022, activities of the environmental educational project “Protect Nature of Our Native Land.

On Court Ruling Change

Krasnodar Krai Court considered the appeal against the Ruling of Novorossiysk Primorsky District Court,

On Sending a Motion to Suspend the Court Ruling Execution

Under the Ruling of the judge of Primorsky District Court of Novorossiysk, Krasnodar Krai, JSC "Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R" has been sentenced to administrative suspension of activities for thirty (30) days by virtue of Part 4, Article 14.1.2. of the RF CoAO.

On Ruling of Novorossiysk Primorsky District Court

By order of Viktoria Abramchenko, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, No. VA-P11-5574, Rostechnadzor (A. Trembitsky), Rosprirodnadzor (S. Radionova) and Rosmorrechflot (A. Lavrishev) were instructed to assess technical condition of hazardous operation facilities of CPC-R JSC and compliance with environmental requirements during their operation.

Start of the second round of remote auditions of international contest “CPC for Talented Children 2022”

Acceptance of applications as part of the second round of “CPC for Talented Children” contest completed on July 1, 2022,

On Operation of Single Point Mooring of CPC Marine Terminal

At present, the three SPMs at CPC's disposal are in working order and ready for normal operation.

Clearance of residual danger from mines goes on in CPC Marine Terminal water area

Caspian Pipeline Consortium has been implementing a long-term preventive maintenance project to replace the SPM-1 and SPM-2 buoys, the project involving some activities touching the seabed: the submarine manifolds will be replaced, anchor chains laid, caisson anchors and other SPM equipment installed.

CPC Comments on Court Session

CPC requested the court once again to carry out forensic examination so as to raise the following questions

CPC and Krasnodar Krai Executed a New Cooperation Agreement

On 20 June 2022, Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, and Veniamin Kondratiev, Head of Krasnodar Krai Administration (Governor), executed a new Cooperation Agreement between the Consortium and the Region.

SPIEF-2022 SPIEF-2022: Working meeting between Executives of CPC and Republic of Kalmykia

On 17 June 2022, at the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), a meeting was held between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Batu Khasikov

CPC and Starstroi Leaders Had A Working Meeting at Consortium’s Facilities

A working meeting between Nikolay Gorban, General Director of the International Consortium, and Mikhail Baskachev, General Director of STARSTROI LLC, was held on 19 June 2022 at CPC Marine Terminal in Yuzhnaya Ozereevka

Head of Novorossiysk visits CPC Marine Terminal site

Andrey Kravchenko, Head of Novorossiysk Municipality, and Nikolay Gorban, General Director, Caspian Pipeline Consortium, held a working meeting at company's Marine Terminal (MT) site, which included a visit to CPC MT Tank Farm.

Meeting with EMERCOM of Russia

Under the guidance of CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban a working meeting was held on June 18, 2022 at the CPC Marine Terminal with the management of the combined team of the EMERCOM of Russia, conducting work on the additional survey of the SPM-1 and SPM-2 water area for the detection of explosive hazards on the seabed.

SPIEF: CPC Executives had a work meeting with Leaders of Mariy El

On 17 June 2022, at the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, held a work meeting with Yuri Zaitsev, Acting Governor of the Republic of Mariy El.

SPIEF-2022 CPC and Astrakhan Oblast Heads Had a Working Meeting

On 17 June 2022, at the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), a meeting was held between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Astrakhan Oblast Governor Igor Babushkin.

SPIEF-2022: CPC and OSK Discussed Cooperation Prospects

On June 16, 2022, on the platform of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022) General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium Nikolay Gorban and Deputy General Director of the United Shipbuilding Corporation David Adamia discussed prospects for cooperation in production of facilities and equipment for offshore oil terminals.

CPC-R and Zyfra Group Discussed Cooperation Prospects

On June 16, 2022, on the platform of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022) CPC-R and Zyfra Group top managers discussed cooperation prospects.

SPIEF-2022: CPC and Udmurt Republic Heads Had a Working Meeting

On 16 June 2022, Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R, and Alexander Brechalov, Udmurt Republic Head, had a working meeting at the XXV St.-Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022).

Rosatom and CPC Sign Cooperation Agreement

On June 16, 2022 Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation and CPC-R signed a cooperation agreement. At the 25th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), the document was signed by CEO’s of the companies – Alexey Likhachev and Nikolay Gorban.

SPIEF-2021: Heads of CPC and SBERBANK Discussed Cooperation Prospects

On June 16, 2022, as part of the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), a meeting was held between Nikolai Gorban, General Director of CPC, and Anton Kiryukhin, Managing Director and Head, Transport and Automobile Industry Division, Sberbank's Key Accounts Department.

SPIEF 2022: CPC and KazMunayGas Executives Meet

On June 16, 2022, Nikolay Gorban, CPC General Director, met with Magzum Mirzagaliyev, Chairman of the Board, KazMunayGas at 2022 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

SPIEF-2022 New Cooperation Agreement Between CPC and Stavropol Krai

On 16 June 2022, at the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022), Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, and Vladimir Vladimirov, Stavropol Krai Governor, signed a new five-year Cooperation Agreement

CPC Participates in the SPIEF-2022

A CPC delegation, led by General Director Nikolai Gorban takes part in the XXV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022).

From June 15, CPC Plans to Start Preparing for Disposal of Potentially Hazardous Subsea Objects in the Water Area of CPC Marine Terminal

As part of the scheduled maintenance and repair program and replacement of single point moorings SPM-1 and SPM-2, Caspian Pipeline Consortium plans to perform in addition operations related to seabed touchdown: replacement of underwater manifolds, installation of caisson anchors, assembly and laying of chains, etc.

KazMunayGas Head Visited CPC-K Atyrau Office

On 7 June 2022, Magzum Mirzagaliyev, Chairman of the Board of KazMunayGas National Company, visited administrative office of the Eastern Region of Caspian Pipeline Consortium located in Atyrau

Gala Concert of “Jas-tolqyn” Young Talents Contest Will Be Held In Atyrau With CPC Support

The jury of the "Jas tolqyn" contest of young talents summed up the results of its second stage and announced the names of the Grand Prix winners. Press conference arranged on 7 June 2022 in Atyrau was dedicated to this event

CPC receives RosPrirodNadzor’s unscheduled on-site inspection results

CPC-R received an order to rectify violations found by the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources by Mail of Russia on 27 May 2022.

Meeting of Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan with CPC Head

Alikhan Smailov, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, had a meeting with CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban on 26 May 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

Meeting With Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Yerulan Zhamaubayev, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan, had a meeting with CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban on 25 May 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

Meeting of KTO and CPC CEOs

A working meeting between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Talgat Kurmanbayev, Chairman of the Board of KazTransOil, was held on 25 May 2022 in Nur-Sultan, the capital of Kazakhstan.

Meeting of KMG and CPC CEOs

On May 25, 2022, a meeting between Magzum Mirzagaliyev, Chairman of the Board of the National Company KazMunayGas, and Nikolai Gorban, CPC General Director, was held in the capital of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan.

Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan Had a Meeting with CPC General Director

Bolat Akchulakov, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, had a meeting with CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban on 25 May 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

Meetings of CPC Corporate Governance Bodies

CPC-R Board of Directors and Annual General Meetings of CPC-R and CPC-K Shareholders were conducted on 24-25 May 2022 in Nur-Sultan, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

CPC Is Awaiting the Official Audit Report from Rosprirodnadzor

The official website of Rosprirodnadzor informs that the agency has completed an unscheduled field audit of Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R.

A New School Stadium Opened in the Village of Artesian in Kalmykia

On May 24, 2022, a stadium was opened in the Kalmyk village of Artesian in the yard of the secondary school named after Z.N. Bosschaeva.

Opening a School Stadium in Iki-Burul District of Kalmykia

On May 20, 2022, a school stadium of the Orgakin Secondary School named after E. Chonoskayev in the Iki-Burul District of the Republic of Kalmykia has been opened.

Results of Environmental Educational Project - Save Our Environment – 2022 - in Astrakhan Oblast Summarized

On May 19, 2022, the results of the environmental educational project “Save Our Environment” were summed in Astrakhan Oblast.

New Issue of CPC Panorama Is Out

The second May 2022 issue of corporate CPC Panorama is out

CPC comments on the court hearing

CPC comments on the court hearing, April 22, 2022

SPM-3 resumes operation at CPC Marine Terminal

On 23 April 2022, SPM-3 went back into service after repairs at the CPC Marine Terminal. As the weather improved for a short period of time on 23 April 2022, it allowed diving work to be carried out and a pipeline end manifold (PLEM) to be opened, enabling crude oil loading to be resumed from that SPM.

Visit of Consortium Management to CPC Marine Terminal Facilities

On 21 April 2022, Daniyar Berlibayev, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Consortium, Deputy Chairman of the Board of JSC NC KazMunayGas made a working trip to the CPC Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk to familiarize himself with the progress and results of repairs on SPM-2 and SPM-3 damaged earlier by storm.

CPC and Republic of Kalmykia Executed a New Cooperation Agreement

On 19 April 2022, in Komsomolsky settlement in Chernozemelsky District, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Kalmykia Head Batu Khasikov signed a new Cooperation Agreement between the Consortium and the Republic.

CPC to Astrakhan Oblast Schoolchildren

A working meeting between Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, and Igor Babushkin, Astrakhan Oblast Governor, was held in Astrakhan on 18 April 2022.

Working Meeting between Kazakhstan Minister of Energy and CPC Head

A working meeting between Bolat Akchulakov, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Nikolay Gorban, General Director of Caspian Pipeline Consortium, was held on 18 April 2022 in the CPC Moscow office.

Meeting With KazMunayGas and Transneft:’s Management

A meeting was held between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Daniyar Berlibayev, Chairman of CPC Board of Directors, Deputy Chairman of the Board, of KazMunayGas, Vladimir Kalanda, Deputy Vice President of Transneft, also participated in the meeting.

Regulatory oversight agency to inspect CPC facilities

The Federal Service for Environmental, Technical, and Nuclear Supervision (RTN) has notified CPC of a forthcoming unscheduled field inspection to assess the technical status of the Consortium’s industrial facilities pursuant to an instruction by Victoria Abramchenko, Deputy Chairperson of the Russian Federation Government issued on 6 April 2022.

Current operation of CPC Marine Terminal

Weather conditions offshore the CPC Marine Terminal allowed to perform inspection of SPM-1 equipment. The SPM was found serviceable and fit for oil transshipment.

No Signs of Oil Spill Detected in CPC Marine Terminal Sea Water

Rosprirodnadzor’s specialists have proceeded to monitoring the situation nearby CPC Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk.

Temporary Decommissioning of SPM-3

Caspian Pipeline Consortium, following the MT operation regulatory documents, after weather improvement and cessation of related extreme stresses during loading operations carries out examination of the MT SPM (single point mooring) equipment.

Suspension of SPM-2 Operation

Diver examination by the MT maintenance contractor OOO Transneft-Service of the SPM equipment at the Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk after a storm revealed damage of sections 9 and 13 of the SPM-2 internal hose.

CPC Prepares its Operation Facilities for Spring Flood Season

In March 2022, Caspian Pipeline Consortium has started preparing its operation facilities for the spring flood season.

CPC anniversary film won the "Best Corporate Video" contest

On March 15, 2022, an award ceremony for the "Best Corporate Video" contest of the Association of Directors for Communications and Corporate Media of Russia (AKMR) was held at the Cultural Center of the National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow. In three categories at once the professional jury recognized the Consortium's image film

Working Meeting in the RoK Ministry of Energy

A working meeting between Bolat Akchulakov, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban was held on 10 March 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

Working Meeting in the RoK Ministry of Finance

Yerulan Zhamaubayev, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan, had a working meeting with CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban on 10 March 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

CPC and Khalyk Bank Working Meeting

A working meeting between Caspian Pipeline Consortium Management and Khalyk Bank Management was held on 10 March 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

CPC and KazMunayGas Executive Working Meeting

A working meeting between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Daniyar Berlibayev, Deputy Chairman of the Board, Oil Transportation, International Projects and Construction of Saryark gas pipeline, National Company “KazMunayGas”, was held on 10 March 2022 in Nur-Sultan.

Safety to become a standard

Starting 1 February 2022, CPC-R put into effect its Safety Culture Leadership Standard STP CPC 62.01.2022

Meetings of CPC Corporate Governance Bodies

On 1-2 March 2022, a Board meeting of Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R and an Extraordinary General Meeting of the Shareholders of Caspian Pipeline Consortium-K were held at the CPC Moscow Office .

On the assessment of the amount of crude oil spilled into the Black Sea

On February 25, 2022, the Caspian Pipeline Consortium sent to the head of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources (Rosprirodnadzor, RPN) an application containing an estimate of the volume of oil leakage from the single point mooring (SPM-1) on August 07, 2021

Contribution to Krasnodar Region Social Infrastructure

On 22 February 2022, vehicles purchased by Caspian Pipeline Consortium was delivered to children’s and youth's sports schools in the region.

New issue of CPC Panorama is out

The February issue of the CPC Panorama corporate magazine, the first in 2022, has come out of print.

CPC and Novorossiysk signed a cooperation agreement

On 21 February 2022, CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Novorossiysk Mayor Andrei Kravchenko signed a Cooperation Agreement

Business Meeting between the Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan and CPC General Director

On February 10, 2022, Bolat Akchulakov, RoK Minister of Energy, who arrived in Moscow as a member of the delegation led by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, had a business meeting with CPC General Director Nikolai Gorban.

Loading at CPC Marine Terminal in January 2022

In January 2022, CPC Marine Terminal (MT) loaded 5,356,785 gross tons (42,499,117 barrels) of crude oil.

Working meeting with KazMunayGas leadership

On 27 January 2022, in Nur-Sultan, a working meeting took place between CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban and Daniyar Berlibayev, KazMunayGas Management Board Deputy Chairman for oil transportation, international projects and the construction of the Saryarka gas pipeline.

Sustainable operation of CPC facilities in the Republic of Kazakhstan

On January 25, 2022 CPC General Director Nikolay Gorban has visited a number of production facilities of the Consortium’s Eastern Region located in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Meeting held in Rosprirodnadzor

On 25 January 2022, a working meeting was held by the management of the Federal Service for Nature Management Supervision (Rosprirodnadzor) and Caspian Pipeline Consortium-R

Some 700 samples of sea water and atmospheric air tested at CPC Marine Terminal sites near Novorossiysk in 2021

Some 700 samples of sea water and atmospheric air tested at CPC Marine Terminal sites near Novorossiysk in 2021

Oil Lifting in 2021

In 2021, 60,727,798 gross tons of crude oil were lifted from the CPC Marine Terminal, which is almost 3% above the 2020 indicator