The Pipeline Transport Institute has developed the solution formulations for the underwater crossings construction by directional shield drilling method using a tunneling complex in clay soils. This development received a patent for invention.
Transneft R&D has successfully completed experimental research and testing of standard models of cable sleeves from 5 manufacturers proposed for use at the facilities of Transneft subsidiaries. The tests were carried out at Russian Scientific and Research Institute of the Cable Industry (VNIIKP) within the framework of the scientific research carried out by the laboratory of switchgear and electrical equipment of Transneft R&D.
Scientists 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 Pipeline Transport Institute (PTI) has developed a software unit for the leakage detection system. Acceptance testing of the programme was successfully completed at the Transneft Upper Volga.
A corporate examination centre for certification of NDT specialists performing work at Transneft subsidiaries has been opened at the Scientific and Technical Centre of the PTI (Pipeline Transport Institute, Ufa).
The Pipeline Transport Institute has developed a technology allowing the use of 3D modeling in scheduled inspection of underwater crossings. The invention is aimed at increasing their operational safety.
Employees of the Pipeline Transport Institute took part in the XI International Geodesy, Mine Survey and Aerial Photography Research and Practice Conference held in Moscow.
The PTI Scientific and Engineering Centre testing laboratory (the PTI Scientific and Engineering Centre, Ufa) has successfully passed the accreditation procedure and is now included in the register of accredited persons of the Federal Accreditation Service (RusAccreditation) under No. RA.RU.21HY65.
The Federal Environmental, Industrial and Nuclear Supervision Service of Russia (Rostekhnadzor) has approved a safety guidebook for organisations operating oil and petroleum products trunk pipelines developed by the Pipeline Transport Institute.
Employees of the Pipeline Transport Institute’s Science and Technology Centre (Ufa) have become winners of the XVII Nationwide NDT Professionals Contest in the first round.