JSC Volgogradneftemash supplies process equipment to the largest refinery complex in Russia

On November 15, From the Volgogradneftemash berth along the Volga was sent a fifty-meter column on a barge. The main fractionation column with a diameter of 5 meters and a weight of 250 tons will be operated as part of a catalytic cracking unit that is being built in the petrochemical and oil refining complex in Nizhnekamsk.

The column, designed for catalytic cracking product separation into fractions, is made of low-alloyed and low-alloyed with stainless steels overlaid in accordance with Russian standards and the ASME Code. On the installation site to protect against high temperature and aggressive working environment, part of the surface will be covered with a special fire-proof casing.

Earlier, for the same unit, JSC Volgogradneftemash manufactured equipment of a reactor-regenerator skid with a total weight of about 400 tons, which in early November was sent to PAO TATNEFT by water transport.