Mukhanovo OPS (Oil Pump Station) of Buguruslan RPD (Regional Oil Pipeline Department) of Transneft Volga Region, JSC has put a new fire station into service

Date of publication: 27 November 2015

The two-storey building made of modern materials consists of a garage (two gateways) and an administration and amenity facility. The station is fully equipped with all necessary equipment, including a new fire-fighting vehicle АЦ 5.0-100 on the base of KAMAZ with the pump delivery of 100 liters per second. The pump output allows performing simultaneous water and foam solution supply. An industrial departmental fire-fighting team consisting of 17 persons has been formed and started working.
To train fire-fighting drills and to increase level of the personnel training Mukhanovo OPS conducted firefighting and tactical drills as regards simulated fire extinguishing at VST (vertical steel tank)-5000. The drills were maximum close to a real situation. More than 15 persons and 3 equipment units were involved. The new fire station was established as part of the program as regards strengthening fire protection of Transneft Volga Region, JSC facilities.