It is with deep regret that we have to inform you that on November 17, 2013, our colleague Pavel Vladimirovich Prokofiev – head of the Line Department of Volgogradgiprotruboprovod (branch of Giprotruboprovod, JSC) died in the plane crash at the Kazan airport.
P.V. Prokofiev started working in the Transneft System in 1996, at the Volgograd Regional Pipeline Department of Privolzhskie Magistralnye Nefteprovody, JSC, where he worked as a technical supervision engineer and then as head of the Pipeline Operation Department. In February 2012, Pavel Vladimirovich was transferred to Volgogradgiprotruboprovod to take the position of head of the Line Department. On 17.11.2013 P.V. Prokofiev took a business trip to participate in the initial examination of the pipeline facilities in the Republic of Tatarstan.
On behalf of all employees of Transneft, we extend our most sincere condolences to the friends and family of P.V. Prokofiev, and to the families of those who died in the plane crash.