Transneft Volga Region, JSC has successfully conducted acceptance tests of a compressor nitrogen station

Date of publication: 23 November 2015

Transneft Volga Region, JSC has conducted acceptance tests of a mobile compressor nitrogen station TGA 50/25 C90 manufactured in Russia on the basis of chassis KAMAZ 6560.
This unit was developed in accordance with the Requirements Specification for Manufacturing a Mobile Compressor Nitrogen Station approved by Transneft, JSC for subsequent organizing batch production.
Unique character of this experimental mobile compressor nitrogen station is that one truck platform contains two autonomous compressor stations, each with a capacity of 25 cubic meters / minute. This scheme has not been implemented in production up to the present moment.
The compressor unit is required for supplying a nitrogen-based noble-gas mix (90% of content) to the pipeline for the purpose of fire and explosion safety of the process of oil, oil products and oil-water emulsion displacement upon conducting scheduled and emergency works at trunk pipelines in service and out of service.