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Minnibay GPP might start helium production

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Among the possible GPP development vectors is helium production. The enterprise top management considers the possibility of building a helium unit as of77 500 tpa, as informed by Lead Engineer Vyacheslav Domozhirov.

Among the possible GPP development vectors is helium production. The enterprise top management considers the possibility of building a helium unit as of77 500 tpa, as informed by Lead Engineer Vyacheslav Domozhirov.

Just for the record, the completion of project phase 1 is scheduled for 2019. The works on boosting the capacity of desulphurization unit are lined up. The phase priority is creation of cryosystem for advanced dry stripped gas refining with a capacity of 365 k tpa. The completion of phase 2 is scheduled for 2022. Tank capital repair will be carried out within this stage.

The final completion of Minnibay GPP reconstruction is scheduled for 2025.

To recap, project operator is Tatneftegazpererabotka. The facility is situated in the Almetyevsky area.

Tatneftegazpererabotka is the branch of Tatneft specialising in APG and NGL processing.

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