Transneft R&D has mastered a full range of non-destructive testing and testing of pipeline circular welded joints from 530 mm to 1,220 mm in diameter using specialised equipment at its science and technology centre in Ufa.
The work of Transneft R&D has taken 1st place at the International Contest of Scientific, Technical and Innovative Inventions for the Development and Usage of the Arctic and Continental Shelf. The awarding ceremony was held as part of the International Exhibition and Conference for oil & gas resources development of the Russian Arctic and continental shelf (RAO/CIS Offshore 2021), which ended in St. Petersburg.
Transneft R&D employee’s work aimed at improving reliability and safety of trunk pipeline construction using directional drilling method was given the 5th contest for the youth competition Gubkin award. This prize is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of Academician Ivan Mikhailovich Gubkin, a prominent scholar and founder of the oil industry, educator, and public figure.
Transneft R&D has developed a dispersant for cleaning the water surface from oil and petroleum product slicks. Patent No. 2752312 was obtained for the invention. The rightsholders of the patent are Transneft, Transneft R&D and Transneft Primorsk Port. The dispersant is registered under the Dimex trademark.
The second round of the 3rd International Science and Technology Conference of Transneft and member organisations of the International Association of Oil Transporters (IAOT) has ended at Transneft R&D.
Transneft R&D has received permits for the industrial-scale production of the Biteoil biosorbent and the Sevsorb biopreparation.
Transneft R&D has developed software for the software and hardware complex of the improved console operator simulator, for which the Rospatent certificate of the state registration of the computer software programme No. 2021611167 was received. The computer software programme’s rightholders are Transneft, Transneft R&D, Transneft North and Transneft Upper Volga.
Specialists of Transneft R&D have taken 1st place at the International Competition of Scientific, Technical, and Innovative Inventions for the Development of the Fuel, Energy and Extractive Industries held by the Ministry of Energy of Russia.
The Deprived of Childhood sociohistorical project dedicated to child prisoners of fascism, implemented in 2020 jointly by Transneft and Transneft R&D, has taken second place in the KonTEKst-2021 professional contest.
Transneft R&D has held a students’ section as part of the 1st round of the 3rd International Youth Science and Technology Conference of Transneft and member organisations of the International Association of Oil Transporters.