ORENBURG, 5 March – RIA Novosti. The Governor of the Orenburg Region Denis Pasler and the General Director of the ForteInvest JSC holding Said Gutseriev examined the construction site of a new delayed coking complex at Orsknefteorgsintez PJSC, the press service of the Orenburg Region government reports.
The complex will include 12 facilities, including a coking distillate hydrotreater, a flare facility, a water block, a nature conservation laboratory and several other facilities. The main one will be a delayed coking unit. The implementation of the project will enable the production of light oil products from heavy residues and increase the depth of oil refining. In 2023, after the completion of construction and commissioning of the delayed coking complex, the plant will reach a new technological level.
“We talked about plans to modernize the plant a year ago and a year and a half ago. The company was preparing design solutions, financing. Today, in fact, the start of a large-scale megaproject has already been launched. Within five years, 68 billion rubles will be allocated to one site of Orsknefteorgsintez. oil production assets that operate in the region, for the creation of infrastructure, solution of environmental issues. In just a year and a half, the number of jobs at the enterprise doubled. We can attract about eight hundred more people to construction and installation, drilling work, to that infrastructure, which is being built at mining enterprises. With such a huge construction project, I asked to support the enterprises of the region. We see that among those who won contracts, about 70-80% are enterprises of the Orsk group, “Pasler said in the message.
According to him, in addition to those who work at Orsknefteorgsintez, this year 1200 people will start working at the construction site, and next year, 1500 builders will work at the site of the enterprise.
According to the press service, the construction of an oil pipeline will begin in 2021, which will connect the Sladkovsko-Zarechny fields in the Tashlinsky region with the Transneft oil pipeline system. As a result, the company will refuse to transport oil by road, which will have a positive effect on the environmental situation in the region. Total investments in modernization over the next 5 years will exceed 100 billion rubles.
The Governor of the Orenburg Region also discussed with the company representatives the possibility of using the products of the Orsk Metal Structures Plant in the construction of the complex.
According to the general director of JSC ForteInvest, after the implementation of the project, Orsknefteorgsintez will be one of the most advanced and high-tech industries in Russia. “This will provide the Orenburg region with high-quality fuel for many years to come. In the future, we plan to invest in production, to double oil production by 2025. We intend to continue mutually beneficial cooperation with the region so that both the number of jobs and contributions to the budget of the subject increased, “the press service quoted Said Gutseriev as saying.