A meeting of the JSC TANECO’s Board of Directors chaired by Nail Maganov, General Director of PJSC TATNEFT, was held in Nizhnekamsk on November 30.

The Board of Directors considered the current and perspective directions of the industrial, financial and economic activities of JSC TANECO.

The meeting discussed a range of issues related to maintenance of equipment in 2017. It was planned to provide for technical inspection of vessels and apparatuses, pipe lines, repair and inspection of valves.

The joint efforts of the TATNEFT’s and TANECO’s professionals are aimed at improving the cost efficiency and turnaround strategy. One of the most important tasks to be realized as part of the refinery reconstruction and modernization program is increase of the equipment mean time before failure period. In view of achieving the objectives set the experts of the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Petroleum Processing and the energy audit and vibration diagnostics experts of “Gazmashproekt” have performed a comprehensive audit to optimize the existing system of operation and dynamic equipment repairs at TANECO.

The Board of Directors meeting also took decisions on a range of other issues related to the activities of JSC TANECO.