NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” provided technical assistance to the JSC “Moldovagaz” in liquidation of the emergency occurred on Ananiyv – Tiraspol - Ismail gas pipeline

Today SC “Ukrtransgas”’s group of specialists (Ukrtransgas is NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine”’s subsidiary) has left for Moldova to render technical assistance and conduct repair and rehabilitation works on the cross-country gas pipeline “Ananiyv – Tiraspol – Ismail”, which had had an emergency on 01st of April, 2009.

JSC “Moldovagaz” ‘s top managers addressed directly to the Ukrainian party asking to assist in welding operations with the help of SC “Ukrtransgas” team. Odessa cross-country gas pipelines linear operation department has sent a team from the linear and operation service, which is directly working with gas transport specialists of Moldova.
Repair will last approximately for 3 days.

Reference. As we advised before, 01st of April at 5.55 o’clock as per Kyiv time Ukrtransgas’s Central Gas Dispatch Control Department received a notification about an emergency on Ananiyv-Tiraspol–Ismail cross-country 1200’’ gas pipeline on the territory of Moldova.

Presently gas transit volumes to Balkan countries i.e. Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, as well as, Turkey are reduced to 36 mmcm/d. Contracted volumes of gas transit are planned to be renewed after completion of the damaged section’s repair.

Press Center “Naftogaz of Ukraine”

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