Basis for project implementation:
- Agreement between Transneft and LUKOIL on cooperation in joint projects implementation;
- Agreement for connection of LUKOIL-Volgogradneftepererabotka to the Kuibyshev – Tikhoretsk oil trunk pipeline and to the Volgograd-Tikhoretsk petroleum products trunk pipeline.
Purpose of project implementation:
To ensure the receiving of diesel fuel meeting the Euro 5 standard produced by LUKOIL-Volgogradneftepererabotka to the PPTP system of Transneft, at the maximum of 4 MTPA.
The project saw construction of the Volgograd IPS and a section of the petroleum product trunk pipeline from Volgogradneftepererabotka to the Volgograd IPS.
The project was implemented in 2017.