Project implementation basis:
- Resolution No. 1737-r of the Russian Federation Government dated December 31, 2004 amended by Resolutions of the Russian Federation Government No. 1246-r dated September 5, 2006, No. 231-r dated February 27, 2008, Governmental Regulation No. 219 of the Russian Federation dated March 10, 2009, Governmental Regulation No. 455-r of the Russian Federation dated April 3, 2009.
- Instruction of the Russian Federation Government following the results of the meeting On prospective development of pipeline transportation of oil and petroleum products dated February 18, 2014.
Project implementation objective:
The increase of ESPO-1 pipeline system to 80 MTPA and ESPO-2 pipeline system to 50 MPTA to ensure export transportation of oil for export in People’s Republic of China, to Kozmino Specialized Sea Oil Port and to oil refineries of the Russian Federation (Rosneft Komsomolsk refinery, IPC Khabarovsk oil refinery, Eastern Petrochemical Company).
The throughput of the oil pipeline will be 80 MTPA, for this purpose the project includes construction of new and revamping of the existing oil pump stations with extension of the tank farm and construction of external power supply facilities.
The completion of the project is scheduled in 2020.