Author Archives: Natalia Kirsanova

Conference and Technical Workshop on drilling oil and gas wells – Germany September 10-14, 2018

A representative delegation of leading specialists and managers of oil and gas and drilling companies of Russia and Azerbaijan participated in the program of technical visits organized by the Transeuropean Centre and the international drilling conference in Celle.
It was here in 1859 that the first oil well in Europe was drilled. Now in Celle – Hanover there is a cluster of oilfield services companies and manufacturers of innovative equipment for the oil industry.

Participants of this business trip made detailed acquaintance with mobile drilling rigs, coiled tubing units, installations for automatic connection of pipes and other equipment for drilling and production of oil and repair of wells on offshore and onshore platforms.

The delegation visited the technology and production centers of the companies Baker Hughes, Max Streicher GmbH, KOLLER Solutions, Instral BV and Weatherford, as well as the Drilling Simulator Celle at the Clausthal Technical University.

Among the participants of the event were senior managers and engineers of LUKOIL-Nizhnevolzhskneft, Tatburneft, Drilling Systems Co., Gulf Drilling Supply Azerbaijan and Tyumen Industrial University.


Photo: The delegation is viewing latest equipment by Weatherford.


Photo: Russian and Azerbaijan oil and drilling delegation at Celle Drilling Simulator.

Visit to Garpenberg and Zinkgruvan mines in Sweden. November 2017

From October 23-25, we organised a visit to Boliden’s mine at Garpenberg ​​in Sweden, in addition to a visit to the Atlas Copco office in Stockholm and the test mine and technology center in Orebro. Leading mining companies Norilsk Nickel, Evrazholding, Arselor Mitall Temirtau, Zaporizhstal, EuroChem, Uralenergoresurs and other participated. The participants got acquainted with the experience of the Swedish companies Boliden and Lundin after achieving record performance due to the automation of underground works and digitization of production processes.

Photo: visiting test mine of Atlas Copco in Stockholm.

Photo: group visiting Zinkgruvan mine in Sweden.

Photo: control room of Garpenberg mine of Boliden.