Representatives of Belarusian oil transportation companies paid a three-day visit to Transneft Diascan

Date of publication: 12 September 2017 Print

Representatives of oil transportation companies from the Republic of Belarus visited Transneft Diascan. Particularly, employees of Belneftekhim, Gomeltransneft Druzhba and Polotsktransneft Druzhba paid a three-day visit to the enterprise.

The representatives of Belarusian companies visited the diagnostics shop, where pipeline inspection gadgets, developed and assembled at the enterprise, were shown. The delegation members as well inspected the test ground, the testing laboratory, the сomposite materials and polyurethane production shop, visited the diagnostic information processing department.

Issues of diagnosing technical equipment at hazardous industrial facilities of oil trunk pipelines (pipelines with loopings, crossings of natural and artificial obstacles, pressure equipment, steel cylindrical tanks etc.); experience of creating a non-destructive testing and technical diagnostics laboratory; in-line inspection method as an alternative to other non-destructive testing methods, diagnostics of industrial pipelines of the tank farm and other topical issues were discussed during the meeting with the representatives of research and technology department and diagnostics directorate of Transneft Diascan.

It was the return visit of the representatives of the Republic of Belarus as part of extension of collaboration of Transneft Diascan and Belarusian oil transportation enterprises as regards pipelines technical diagnostics. Earlier, in June 2017, the negotiations of Sergey Ermish, Director General of Transneft Diascan, with the heads of Belneftekhim were conducted.

Transneft Diascan has longstanding successful experience of work in the sphere of in-line inspection in Belarus. In 2016 the Russian enterprise’s specialists inspected more than 1.7 thousand km of pipelines there. The inspection was conducted using multichannel geometry tools, ultrasonic defectoscopes WM and CD, as well as combined magnetic device MFL+TFI.

On the photo: representatives of Belarusian companies assessing the diagnostic equipment of Transneft Diascan

On the photo: an excursion in the diagnostics shop

On the photo: the test ground of Transneft Diascan

On the photo: employees of Belneftekhim, Gomeltransneft Druzhba and Polotsktransneft Druzhba

Press Service of Transneft Diascan