MOSCOW, December 18. “Transneft – far East” (part of “Transneft”) has announced the winners of the three tenders for the construction of a branch from the pipeline system “Eastern Siberia – Pacific ocean” (ESPO) to the Komsomolsk refinery Rosneft. All three projects is estimated at 10.3 billion rubles. This is stated in the materials of public procurement.
“Transneft” has not found defects in the second stage of ESPO
Two tenders for the construction of 146.7 km of the pipeline has won the “Velesstroy”, which will do the work for 7.06 billion rubles. Another tender for the construction of 60.1 km roads at 3,283 billion rubles was won by “Revival”.
According to the documents for the purchase and construction is expected to take place from 10 January 2016 until October 1, 2018. Earlier it was planned to complete in December 2017. The competition was also attended by JSC “Stroyresurs”.
Now Rosneft exports oil to the Komsomolsk refinery (capacity – 8 million tons) by rail. Two state-owned companies agreed on the construction of a branch from ESPO two years, from 2012 to December 2014. To Fund the design and construction of the pipeline should “Transneft” at the expense of long-term tariff paid by Rosneft.
According to the representative “Transneft” under the agreement with “Rosneft” the company has committed to build and put into operation a diversion for 36 months from the date of the establishment of the Federal tariff service of the long-term rate. The tariff was set in February 2015, respectively, the oil pipeline-tap needs to be introduced in February 2018. Funding for the project “Rosneft” was started from July.